Balvenie 12 Year Old Sweet Toast Of American Oak
This 12 year old single malt is one of the three releases from the Balvenie stories collection. Finished in heavily toasted virgin American oak casks, it features many layers of flavours, ranging from fruitiness from the finished cask to brown sugar and spicy ginger.
Tasting Note by Balvenie
Nose: Lusciously malty with some sweet fudge, followed by citrusy and oak vanilla aromas with layers of spicy oak notes of ginger and cinnamon.
Palate: Candied orange and lemon peel, vanilla toffee and butterscotch, layers of blossom honey, some melted brown sugar and oak spices at the end.
Finish: Rich and malty with gentle waves of oak vanilla and subtle spices.