Nose: Frosting-topped cupcakes, apricots and waxy orange.
Palate: Chewy toffee, green apples and a touch of allspice.
Finish: Clean linen, sponge cake and cider.
- Alcohol %: 52.1
- Decant Time: N/A
- Taste: oak, vanilla, caramel, spice, fruit
- Food Matching: dark chocolate, mature cheeses, smoked meats
- Grape Variety: Single Grain Scotch Whisky : 100%,
Discover the 2007 Duncan Taylor The Octave Girvan, a 10-year-old single cask grain Scotch whisky that has been meticulously aged in the Lowlands of Scotland. This unique whisky, bottled at a robust 52.1% ABV, spent its final 3 months maturing in small octave casks, which imparted additional complexity and depth to its flavor profile. On the nose, expect a symphony of oak, vanilla, and caramel, with a hint of spice and fruit. The palate is rich and full-bodied, offering a harmonious balance between sweetness and the natural warmth of the alcohol. This whisky is a perfect companion to dark chocolate, mature cheeses, or smoked meats, enhancing the flavors of both the spirit and the food.