Glenfiddich 14 Year Old Rich Oak
Another very interesting dram, this time the Glenfiddich 14 Year Old Rich Oak.
A recent release edition from Glenfiddich, this was aged for 14 years before a finish in new American and Spanish oak casks. They say the American oak adds spice, vanilla and fruit, and the Spanish oak brings elegant fruit, spice and complexity.
Why not pop over to The Green Welly and pick up a bottle for yourself.
Masses of oak in here, it's sweet underlying almost like an oak leaf sauce, under that is a mass of sweet syrup covered tinned fruit salad with soft pears and grape coming through strongest along with the slightest hint of grated nutmeg.
spicy and tangy with grated nutmeg and haribo tangtastic sweets, that tinned fruit in syrup sweetness comes through strong on the end and leaves an oily mouthfeel.
tinned fruit salad in syrup and haribo tangtastics.