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SMWS 116.20 Fascinating complexity and finesse Review

The Scotch Malt Whisky SocietySome more Japanese drams with this The Scotch Malt Whisky Society 116.20 Fascinating complexity and finesse a fabulous peated Japanese dram.

Peaty and smoky but not the earthiness that you get with a lot of Scotch peated drams, lovely sweetness hiding here too but the real question is how on earth is this 26 years old and still over 61% ABV

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Tasting Notes & Details

Nose

Candied orange peel on a smoking piece of cedarwood before some salty kippers and seasalt covered chip shop chips out of a newspaper and hints of sweet fruits

Palate

sweet juicy smoked kippers with fruity chewing gum, and sticky toffee pudding and still some hints of smoking cedarwood

Finish

smoky cedarwood and gentle sweet fruits

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: SMWS 116.20 Fascinating complexity and finesse
Age: 26
ABV: 61.60
Distiller: Yoichi
Bottler: Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Type: Single Cask Single Malt
From: Japan, No Defined Scottish Region
Posted: 05/12/2014 by Tom



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