An independent bottling of Auchentoshan from Provenance (Douglas Laing). Taken from a single refill hogshead cask, with spirit distilled in Spring 2001 and bottled in summer 2013. Nonchillfiltered, naturally coloured and bottled at 43%
Nose: Initially spicy followed by citrus, cut grass, malty notes and sweet baking aromas.
Palate: A barely sugar sweetness with toffee, vanilla and honey with some notes of cough drops.
Finish: The warming spice reemerges with notes of cloves and pepper followed by some candy sweetness.