Dalwhinnie 1997 (Bottled 2014) Distillers Edition / 43% – Distillers Edition Series was launched in 1998 as an addition to the very popular Classic Malts range. Each of six “classic single malts” was finished in various type of wood, Dalwhinnie’s choice was ex-Oloroso sherry casks. After being matured in ex-bourbon casks the whisky was transferred into ex-Oloroso sherry butts for additional several months. In 2014 Diageo included Dalwhinnie 1997 Vintage into Distillers Edition range for the second time, following 2013 release.
Nose: distinctive sherry notes, raisins, plums, bitter oranges, honey, milk chocolate, hints of allspice and pepper and touch of licorice.
Palate: pretty spicy, allspice, nutmeg, some cinnamon, lots of honey, raisins, bitter orange marmalade, prunes and hints of cocoa.
Finish: long and spicy with notes of dried fruit, vanilla and oak.
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