New 2011 bottling of Duncan Taylor's premium Black Bull 40 year old. This Scotch is a mix of 90% single malt and 10% single grain and is bottled at cask strength.
Batch 2 contains whiskies ranging from 40 to 44 years old from the following distilleries: Bunnahabhain, Glenlivet, Tamdhu and Invergordon.
Only 957 bottles released. Scooped 90-points on whiskfun.com. Gold award winner International Wine & Spirits Competition 2011.
Nose: Full of fruits, dark cherries, peaches in syrup, figs, oranges, cantaloupe melon, honey off the comb, cooking apples.
Palate: Thick mouth feel, balanced fresh woodiness shows maturity yet is still vibrant. More citrus notes emerge before the sherry notes come through. Raisins, stewed fruits, pain au chocolat.
Blended Scotch Whisky
Blended scotch whiskies are produced by blending whiskies distilled at two or more different Scottish distilleries and the whiskies may be single malt whiskies, single grain whiskies, or single malt and single grain whiskies.