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£81.63 ex VAT
(£139.93 per litre)
A range of Craigellachie single malts was released for the first time in 2014. The distillery is known for its meaty character, and the 17-year-old is sweet and slightly smoky, with tropical fruit notes.Tasting Notes (1)
Craigellachie 17 Year Old
Producer's Tasting Notes
Smooth and mellow, the aroma opens with vanilla and rich, silky notes of exotic fruits with a hint of smoky liquorice.
To the taste this 17 year old Craigellachie delivers a smooth, sweet palate, with a smoky, lingering finish.
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Well balanced and tasty. A surprise.
This is a surprise and a joy. The Craigellachie spirit is often too sulfury for my tastes, but this is an amazingly balanced, and well-crafted dram. The cask balance is perfect, a mixture of malt and sweet and spice... it is not dominated by any, but luxurious in each. It blows away the 13 year and I only wish my bottle was more full. The nose is a spectrum of fruits with a hint of oak, but on the palate the oak is glorious and mostly manifest as spices from the kitchen... a hint of ginger and curry, peaches and plums, cinnamon toast, a bit of coconut and maple syrup... and a gushing backbone of maltiness. Way too drinkable...
Rarely have I been privileged to try such a stunning, yet balanced dram. Craigellachie is often to sulfury for me, yet this whisky is divine, and balanced so well as to be nearly indecipherable. The heart of the whisky is a perfect balance of sherry and bourbon casks, sweet and spicy, with only a hint of ancient wood. Fruits and winter spices, but sung throughout with strong barley and breakfast breads... more, please. I feel lucky.
Very impressed, very smooth and I enjoy the touch of sweetness. And a tad bit of smoke..very easy to drink , no burn. Very good , if u enjoy Hibiki, or Monkey Shoulder's, this is far superior.
A splendid taste with a warm feel to it. Not to smoky but silky smooth.
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