Clynelish / Scotch Malt Whisky Society

SMWS 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Church Review

. The Scotch Malt Whisky SocietyThe third dram from the Livingston Whisky Club tasting at the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society at Queen Streethosted by the wonderful Annabel Meikle (@thewhiskybelle) was 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Church.

I'm always so so about this distillery, i know others are huge fans of this distillery but sometimes i find it a bit too waxy and meaty, but this example was beautiful.

Many thanks to Annabel Meikle (@thewhiskybelle) for picking some absolutely outstanding whiskies and to the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society for a great tasting.

Tasting Notes & Details

Nose

The initial note here is elderflower cordial with lashings of parma ham with gentle cooked meat meatiness with a lemongrass and honey sauce

Palate

hints of waxiness and sweet manuka honey with lemongrass and heather

Finish

waxy, oily, malty

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: SMWS 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Church
Age: 28
ABV: 56.30
Distiller: Clynelish
Bottler: Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Type: Single Cask Single Malt
From: Scotland, Highland
Posted: 14/03/2014 by Tom



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