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 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: 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.