This review focuses on an exceptional Deanston and this expression was distilled in 1997, matured in a bourbon hogshead for 20 years before being bottled at a natural cask strength of 52.7% in 2018.
So, let's dive right into the review!
The Single Cask Deanston 1997 20 Years Old (52.7% abv)
Nose: Oak-y vanilla, soft pineapple and a hint of chocolate. Palate: Juicy kiwi and apricot, followed by flapjack and cinnamon. Finish: Subtly salty, though honey and red grape notes keep sweetness at the fore.
This expression is available by the dram or as a part of a flight at The Single Cask and can also be purchased by the bottle at the following link: