John Crabbie’s legendary whisky company has been given a new lease of life and is to start producing whisky again in their new Edinburgh distillery. In the meantime they have launched a series of whiskies from various distilleries – this 25-year-old single is from an undisclosed Island distillery.
Nose: Sweet macerated dates, fruit cake and warming spices, and white truffle.
Palate: Rich sherry soaked raisins and dried orange, salted caramel, and a touch of bitter sweet chocolate.
Finish: Medium finish with a gentle spiced note, orange marmalade and rich dark chocolate finish.