Teaninich / Scotch Malt Whisky Society

SMWS 59.50 Comfortable in the Chesterfield Review

The Scotch Malt Whisky SocietyAnother from The Scotch Malt Whisky Society whisky for a year selection from this year as October's bottle was this 59.50 Comfortable in the Chesterfield from the distillery which had a few bottlings to celebrate The Scotch Malt Whisky Society's 30th birthday in 2013.

This is really light on the nose initially and you really need to work hard with it, but it's very much worth working hard for, that dusty leathery, oakyness and lemons work really well together.

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Tasting Notes & Details

Nose

Very light takes a bit of sticking your nose in the glass to get anything out of it, dusty rooms and old used leather chamois cloths, oak woodiness and then light lemony waxy notes with hints of sweet tree sap

Palate

Sweet and malty with a real biscuity taste, it almost tastes Peated it's so malty and meaty with waxy lemons dust and leather all combining to excite your taste buds

Finish

Sweet, drying and long lasting spice

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: SMWS 59.50 Comfortable in the Chesterfield
Age: 30
ABV: 54.90
Distiller: Teaninich
Bottler: Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Type: Single Cask Single Malt
From: Scotland, Highland
Posted: 15/12/2014 by Tom



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