Black Bull 12 Year Old

Spirit Name:
Spirit Type:
Black Bull 12 Year Old
Blend
Score:
83/100
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ABV:
50%
Region:
Scotland
Body:
Medium-full 
Intensity:
Medium-high
Texture:
Medium
Balance:
Good
Best served:
Neat
Theme(s):
Dried herbs, hay, wood spices, vanilla, chocolate, dried apricot, cocoa
Summary:
An energetic nose of sweet dried fruit and herbaceous dry glass hits the palate sturdily with ripe fruit, vanilla and sparks of cocoa 

Tasting notes:
Nose: Herbaceous notes of bay-leaf, hay and wood spices shine through layers of vanilla, chocolate and dried apricot.
Taste: Sturdy and powerful, the wood notes are more noticeable with shades of creamy vanilla and sweet fruit balancing out bitter cocoa and a subtle earthiness.
Finish: Sweet with wood steaming off the palate.

Likes:
Big, bold and sturdy with good flavours
Dislikes:
This blend simply did not blossom, and while it was energetic and interesting the character remained stagnant – compared to some other blends, though, it offers some more punch
Price:
$90 (Aus)

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