Monday, 22 July 2013
Miltonduff 30 years old - Cask 3714 (Adelphi)
Cask: ex-bourbon, cask 3714
Nose: Lemon butter biscuits, banana foam sweets, tropical fruit punch, marshmallows, coconut, vanilla, green sports mixture sweets, a little herby in the form of thyme and basil.
Palate: As big on the palate as on the nose. Dominated by citrus through Lemonade with a twist of Lime. Very sweet and zesty. Spicy pepper and ginger, with the herby thyme alongside a little light menthol, vanilla, something green like pine needles and also sugar puff cereral.
Finish: The fruit and spices lasting into a long sweet finish, with a bite of wood.