Brand
Arran
Expression
2009/2017
Whisky type
Single Malt
Range
Connoisseurs Choice
Bottled by
Gordon & MacPhail
Distillery
Arran Distillery
Origin
Island, Scotland
Year distilled
2009
Year launched/bottled
2017
ABV.
46.00%
Source
Gordon & MacPhail
In collection

Review by Gordon & MacPhail

Colour

Pale Straw.

Nose

Nose without Water Sweet desiccated coconut aromas mingle with honey and green apple. Raspberry and citrus notes are complemented by a touch of nutmeg.

Nose with Water Fragrant pear, vanilla, and blueberry aromas initially. Subtle floral notes are present and mingle with almond oil.

Palate

Palate without Water Sweet and creamy with banana, lime, and toasted cereal flavours. A hint of white pepper develops along with oak on the finish.

Palate with Water Sweet and creamy with hints of elderflower, lime, and kiwi are complemented by vanilla and a touch of cocoa powder.

Finish

Medium with a citrus edge.