Thompson Brothers 'Secret Speyside' Single Malt 2011 11 Year Old 48.5%
An 11 year old single malt from a secret Speyside distillery released by Dornoch based independent bottlers Thompson Brothers.
Distilled at a secret Speyside distillery in 2011, filled into cask on 21/11/2011, matured for 11 years and bottled from two refill sherry butts by independent bottlers Thompson Brothers.
Producer's tasting notes...
Nose: Very close to the raw ingredients; grist, boiled barley sugar sweets. Some lime cordial, grapefruit peel, freshly opened box of Swan matches, dry Reisling, and lemon juice. Some meaty/umami notes; Gamey with a touch of Amontillado and Kombu seaweed.
Palate: Barley notes continue; Robinsons barley water, baked pastries & bread, grapefruit juice. More gamey notes, meaty with a background hint of struck match. Sultanas, mace, ginger lime wine gums & sea salt.
Finish: Ginger, citrus peel, sultana and Amontillado Sherry.
Natural colour. Non chill filtered.
70cl / 48.5% abv