Aberlour 16 Bourbon Cask
Thank you to Danny Williamson (@dramstats) from Dramstats for this sample of the Aberlour 16 Year Old Bourbon Cask Distillery Only hand bottled sample.
Danny has written a really interesting piece on his blog about the history of this bottle which you can read here, certainly a lot more than i can write
Huge whaft of caramel, reminds of making the caramel for millionaires shortbread, sweet and floral undernotes, rosewater, touch of dewy grass yet.
smooth, very floral maybe fresias, more rosewater and grass notes, a touch of vanilla
exceedingly smooth especially for over 60% abv