SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman
When my good friend Richard (@richiyc) joined the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and suggested sharing his membership pack drams i was more than happy to oblige, so starting with this 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman we had ourselves a wee tasting.
I'm planning again to get to over 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society reviews again in 2015 and this is no9 of that.
Waxy, oily, leathery, creamy, woody it has it all, it really is a cracking example from this distillery and a great introduction to the society.
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Light woodiness, oak bark and sawdust, some light fruity plum and peach notes, leather chamoise and freshly polished leather sofas, hints of vanilla cream too
Light balsa wood and lots of vanilla cream and some sugar and lots of leather and wax
Waxy, oily and vanilla