Braeval 1995 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 ‘Connoisseurs Choice’. 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: Pale Gold. WITHOUT WATER: Nose: Delicate Sherry influences with herbal notes and hints of lemongrass. A touch of elderberry and kiwi fruit develops. Palate: Black cracked pepper initially on the palate with sweet strawberry, raspberry and milk chocolate flavours. WITH WATER: Nose: Cooked apples, lime and galia melon. Subtle Sherry influences remain with a touch of beeswax. Palate: Sweet and creamy with strawberry, orange and milk chocolate flavours. A delicate spiciness lingers. Body: Medium. Finish: Medium and sweet. Cask Type(s): Refill Sherry Hogsheads. Whisky Style: Summer dram.