Liquid Gold Award - 2014
Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
What's in a name? Arran 15 Year Old 1997 Cask 9273 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Arran 15 Year Old 1997 Cask 9273 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Hints of soft spice and sourdough bread. Honey.
Palate: Manuka honey, butterscotch and pralines. Cooked fruit and allspice.
Finish: Dried herbs and malt. Toffee.