Liquid Gold Award - 2014
Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
Insider knowledge: Caperdonich 20 Year Old 1992 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Caperdonich 20 Year Old 1992 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Toffee apples and haylofts, spicy citrus, tangy oak and honeydew melon.
Palate: Sweet and intense, red berry fruits and charred oak. Creamy toffee, vanilla and red apple.
Finish: Dry oak and peppermint.