Old Pulteney 12 is the 12-year standard express of Old Pulteney, one of the northernmost distilleries in Scotland's Highland region. Expression, also known as “The Maritime Malt”, is a malt that draws attention with its intense sea-influenced character and its wonderful still-like bottle.
Old Pulteney 12 (Scottish Single Malt, 40% abv)
Nose: The distinctive salt and soot scents are accompanied by citrus, honey, vanilla and oak. It is also possible to smell light leather and almonds.
Palate: Complex and mouth-watering with salt, caramel, honey, citrus and vanilla. Slightly hot but easy to drink.
Finish: A medium length slightly dry and warm finish with salt, vanilla and spice.
Comment: A delightful Highland malt offering a balance of sooty, salty, spicy and sweet flavors.
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