Balvenie 21 Year Old Port Wood Finish: More than what I thought.
Warm rich slow thick fruit loaded arrival develops a long slow mouth coating fruit and spice balanced finish.
Royal Brackla 12 Year Old: Dethrone this one.
Fiery peppery warming thick arrival followed by a red fruit and vegetable silty middle flowing into a balanced rich malty red fruit loaded finish.
Aberlour 12 Year Old Non Chill-Filtered: Disappointing. Bad batch, Dud?
After reading good reviews, I was looking forward to this bottle. I thought surely being un-chill filtered and bottled at 48% abv, and coming from a reputable distillery, would make for a happy experience…