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Whisky: Aberfeldy 16 year old `Bits of Strange'
Age: 16 years
Type: Single malt
Bottled: 2012
Cask Type: Sherry Seasoned
Strength: 55.1%
Distillery: Aberfeldy Distillery
Country: Scotland: Highlands
Date: 01-03-2014
Nose: Sherry, dried fruit, currants, chickpeas, gentle, strawberries, some citrus, nicely dark.
Flavour: Sherry, a little macaroons, cherries, a hint of Christmas cake, vanilla custard, cream, wood, a hint of peppermint, peppery.
Body: Beautifully full and powerful, pleasant wood, greasy dryness.
Comments: While maintaining the characteristics of the distillery, they put forward an Olympic performance with this one.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ +++- ---- (8.75)
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