Kirkland 12 year old, 40%

Price: $39/1.75 liter Issue: Winter 2018 Reviewer: Susannah Skiver Barton

Floral and creamy on the nose, like meringue perfumed with orange-blossom water. The palate is straightforward: vanilla, bubble gum, rose petal, orange blossom, and crème brûlée, with a short, light finish of toasted almonds and chalky vanilla fudge. (Costco)