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Wemyss Malts Melon Vine 1994 (distilled at Aberfeldy), 46%

Price: $143 Issue: Winter 2014 Reviewer: Gavin Smith

This 20 year old single cask release from the Perthshire distillery of Aberfeldy runs to 242 bottles, matured in a hogshead. Apricots, green apples, ginger, and icing sugar on the nose. Soft fruits, notably peaches, gingery oak, and more icing sugar on the palate. Milky coffee, caramel, and eucalyptus in the slightly oaky, medium-length finish.£90