Best Blended Malt Scotch - 2013
World Whiskies Awards
Blended Scotch - to 15 Yrs - 2013
San Francisco World Spirits Competition
What's in a name? Spice King 12 Year Old (Wemyss Malts) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Spice King 12 Year Old (Wemyss Malts) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Peppery, fruity and malty with notes of cinnamon, orange zest and hints of coconut.
Palate: Spicy with nutmeg, black pepper, toasted barley and lightly charred oak.
Finish: Rich and intense with coconut oil and malt on the tail.