Deanston 12 Year Old - 2006 - Madeira Finish - Distillery Exclusive Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
This is the first time Madeira casks have been used to finish a Deanston Single Malt.
Rich aromas of barley sugar, butterscotch, pears and spices come alive in this unique limited edition Deanston Madeira cask finish, matured in bourbon casks for 10 years and finished for 2 years in Madeira wine casks, the result is a dram layered with honey, sweet malt, raisins and apricots, with a finish that balances sweet & savoury with oak and fruits.
Nose : Rich honey, barley sugar, sweet malt, creamy butterscotch, dried fruit, pears and subtle spice.
Palate : Layered honey and sweet malt notes developing to a sweet citrus, dried fruit and pear notes.
Finish : Long and lingering, sweet and savoury with hints of oak, malt, sweet fruit and subtle spice.