Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

September 2015 - Clynelish Dimensions 18 Cask Strength

Russ and Julie were our hosts this evening.
Primary Tasting: Clynelish Dimensions 18 Cask Strength, 55.2% ABV, $133/bottle.
Fun Tasting: Cadenced 16 distilled at Dailuaine, $80/bottle.

Tasting Notes for Clynelish Dimensions 18 Cask Strength, 55.2% ABV, $133/bottle
Color:  Pale straw.
Nose:  Floral, citrus (lime), fruit (grape, pear), bandaids, perfume, banana, spice and pine.
Flavor:  Hot and oily before water, brown sugar, honey, pepper, herbal, spicy and tangy.
Finish:  Long and lingering with sweetness, tanginess, and spice.
Short Comment:  Hot afterburner that is much better with water.
Score:  83
Would buy:  1 of 9 would buy at $133/bottle.