Ainsley Brae Sherry Cask Finished Highland, 40%

Price: $30 Issue: Winter 2018 Reviewer: Susannah Skiver Barton

An initial aroma of carrot peelings gives way to cedar, allspice, lemon, and chamomile; with water added, carrot cake, almond shell, and lemon icing emerge. On the palate there's chamomile tea with lemon and clove, candied violet, orange, and cedar, swooping into a finish of oak and dried flowers. (Total Wine & More)