This meeting was held at Jim's house, in the back yard. I was a very pleasant spring evening and we were periodically serenaded by his frogs. We first tasted Craigellachie 13 ($55/bottle), but I didn't make a note of our second tasting.
Tasting Notes for Craigellachie 13, 46% ABV, $55/bottle:
Color: Golden straw.
Nose: Caramel, floral, clean, and clover.
Flavor: Oily, buttery, butterscotch and pepper.
Finish: Lingering, mellow, warm, sweet and ashy.
Short Comment: Strangely enjoyable.
Club Score: 82 (range 71 to 87)
5 of 10 members would purchase at retail price of $55/bottle.