The Balvenie Thirty Speyside Single Malt Whisky

Bouquet offers hints of mead, almonds, pencil eraser, coffee grounds, pork and old leather. Palate entry is intensely resiny, smoldering warm and waxy; at midpalate, taste explosions of honey, oloroso sherry, dark caramel, hard cheese, malted milk, and Christmas pudding treat the taste buds to an extraordinary library of flavors. Ends deliciously sweet and honeyed. The best Balvenie I've ever reviewed. P.P.

  • rating
    96-100
  • Price
    $499,Buy Now
  • Appellation
    Scotland (UK)
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  • Rating
    96-100: Classic/Highest Recommendation
  • Alcohol
    47.3%
  • Category
    Scotch Whisky
  • Date Published
    6/1/2006
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