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Ballantines Finest Review

Ballantines Tasted as part of the Ballantines 12 Google Hangout, this cracker of a young blended whisky is better than many at double the price.

The standard bottling in the Ballantines range, the Ballantines Finest, with whisky aged 4 to 8 years old in here, i really enjoyed some of the "new make" like notes in this, a lovely dram.

Tasting Notes & Details


Quite a fresh nose, there's the sweet floral caramelly note that reminds me of "new make" which i really like, theres a gentle sweet oak and a touch of fresh green bramley apple in there too.


Some treacle and brmaley apple scones that have been dipped in oak tree sap and rolled in demerera sugar


Has a nice gentle warmth that comes with this, heating you like cough medicine.

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: Ballantines Finest
Age: NAS
ABV: 40.00
Distiller: Ballantines
Bottler: Ballantines
Type: Blend
From: Scotland, No Defined Scottish Region
Posted: 29/04/2013 by Tom

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