Balblair 1997
Gordon & MacPhail TWE Exclusive

70cl / 52.9%
  • Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Gordon & MacPhail
Balblair 1997 / Gordon & MacPhail / TWE Exclusive
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An exclusive 18-year-old cask of Balblair aged in a single refill bourbon barrel. This is a sweet and creamy whisky with notes of green apple, spiced oranges and roasted almond.
Gordon & MacPhail
18 Year Old
Bottling Date
June 2016
Cask Type
Refill Bourbon Barrel
Cask Number
Chill Filtered


  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness


  • Cinnamon Cinnamon
  • Orange Orange
  • Apple Apple
  • Cherry Cherry
  • Almond Almond

Balblair 1997 Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by Stuart P

    Nose: Cinnamon-dusted baked apples, coated in Demerara sugar. Very bright and fruity, with notes of fresh orange peel, cherry pie and a hint of marzipan and nutmeg. Fresh and inviting.

    Palate: Fruity and creamy, with sharp green apple contrasted with creaminess and a touch of clove and cinnamon. There’s some citrus peel in there to add zing, too.

    Finish: Spiced oranges, along with top-notch freshly turned wood.

    Comment: I always associate Balblair with green apples and fresh fruit, and this is no exception. Clean and refreshing, enlivened with a little cream and spice.

  • Proiducer's Tasting Notes

    Sweet vanilla, apple and zesty lemon aromas.

    The palate is sweet and creamy with pear, apricot and banana, complemented by toasted oak.

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