Auchroisk 21 Year Old 1994 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. Single cask refill hogshead #11238 bottled February 2015 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series.
Nose: Sweet vanilla, apples and pears, some malt.
Palate: Vanilla, burnt toffee, dark chocolate and walnuts.
Finish: Long and dry with an oaky, nutty aftertaste.
Auchroisk Single Malt Whisky
Auchroisk Distillery is a relatively modern malt whisky distillery which was established in 1972 by Justerini & Brooks (Scotland) Ltd. Auchroisk Distillery is situated at Mulben in the heart of Scotland’s Speyside whisky region and is equipped with eight copper stills. Only a small proportion of production is released by the distillery for bottling as official single malt whisky, much of the remainder is destined for blending. Morrison & MacKay are among the independent bottlers to release expressions of Auchroisk single cask malt whisky and Auchroisk single malt features in the Gordon & MacPhail’s Connoisseurs Choice series.