Auchroisk 16 Year Old 1998 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead #10572 bottled December 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Old Particular series. 273 bottles.
NOSE: Sweet & warming with a distinctly floral & fruity style + vanilla’d fudge & home-baking.
PALATE: More vanilla running to a creamy / buttery character with peaches in syrup, candy floss & fudge.
FINISH: Long with zesty caramelised oranges, malted barley, spices + late creamy honey.
Auchroisk Single Malt Whiskey
Auchroisk Distillery is a relatively modern malt whiskey distillery which was established in 1972 by Justerini & Brooks (Scotland) Ltd. Auchroisk Distillery is situated at Mulben in the heart of Scotland's Speyside whiskey region and is equipped with eight copper stills. Only a small proportion of production is released by the distillery for bottling as official single malt whiskey, much of the remainder is destined for blending. Morrison & MacKay are among the independent bottlers to release expressions of Auchroisk single cask malt whiskey and Auchroisk single malt features in the Gordon & MacPhail's Connoisseurs Choice series.