Girvan Proof Strength

Girvan Proof StrengthI first tasted the Girvan drams at Whisky Live back in 2014 but during things like that i tend not to take notes, so being invited by Girvan to a Press Trip and tasting at the Girvan distillery I jumped at the chance.

Girvan Proof Strength is 100 degrees Proof (UK not the US version) so 57.1% ABV, and is a really lovely fresh dram which packs a punch, lots of the same toffee and fruit notes that go right through the range but this one begins to add menthol, minty and herbal notes into the mix, a really interesting dram.

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Thanks again to Girvan for the Official Sample, and Tour experience

 

Caramel, toffee pennies, soft centred werthers originals, orange zest and candied orange, hints of floral gums and sweet pea with a gentle minty menthol note

Sweet pea herbal menthol candied orange and orange zest a hint of oriental spices and a touch of caramel

Big, sweet, herbal, menthol

Bottle Name: Girvan Proof Strength
Age: NAS
ABV: 57.10
Distiller: Girvan
Bottler: Girvan
Type: Single Grain
From: Scotland, Lowland

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