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SMWS 73.55 Apples & Pears Review

The Scotch Malt Whisky SocietyYes, another The Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottling this was tasted after the February 2014 Preview Tasting and was recommended by Angus who always pick me nice drams, this is the 73.55 Apples & Pears

I was looking for an interesting dram for us to have as our final dram of the night when Angus picked this out as it was the current Malt of the Moment which also made it an unbelievable £4 a dram, which is astounding especially as it's a 21 Year Old whisky and one of only 73 bottles in the world.

Yet another dram that completely lives up to the name on the bottle, this is one i wish i had bought a bottle of.

Tasting Notes & Details

Nose

I love the nose on this, the nose comes at you from across the room , it is Very much filled with lovely freshly cut bramley apples, with a touch of demerera covered stewed apples, with lots of rocha pear and sweet tropical pineapple and wood sap

Palate

Sweet fruity freshly picked bramley apples and crab apples, with pear halves in syrup.

Finish

sweet stewed bramley apples

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: SMWS 73.55 Apples & Pears
Age: 21
ABV: 55.30
Distiller: Aultmore
Bottler: Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Type: Single Cask Single Malt
From: Scotland, Highland
Posted: 11/02/2014 by Tom



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