Allt ABhainne 1996 Connoisseurs Choice Single Speyside Malt Whisky
70cl/46% In the mid-1960s Gordon & MacPhail took the unprecedented step of launching a range of single malts under the brand name â€˜Connoisseurs Choiceâ€™. Until this time, many of the whiskies the range featured would not have been available as single malt. Today, 'Connoisseurs Choice' retains this exclusive nature with a range of rare and sought after single malts from distilleries throughout Scotland. TASTING NOTE Colour: Dark Straw. WITHOUT WATER: Nose: Fresh and fruity with hints of green pear and apple. Toasted malt with a subtle almond nuttiness. Palate: Peppery initially with a sweet citrus fruit edge and milk chocolate. WITH WATER: Nose: Fresh fruit and toasted malt aromas, with lemonade and a subtle floral edge. Palate: White pepper with hints of melon and grapefruit. Salty with a sweet orange edge. Body: Light. Finish: Long and smooth. Cask Type(s): Refill Sherry Hogsheads. Whisky Style: Delicate, light and subtle.