Laid down in casks in 2005 and bottled in 2015, Balblair 2005 is a small batch non-chilled filtered whiskey.
Full bodied with the classic aromas of fresh green apples, ground spices and honey. The American oak ex-bourbon barrels used in maturation impart notes of oaky vanilla, leather and oranges with a hint of fragrant cutnflowers and smoke
Light sparkling gold in colour
Balblair’s signature style of citrus orchards is followed by intense sweetness of toffee and vanilla rounded off by a
deliciously spicy, long finish. The superb dram is bright andfull of character, a ray of sunshine in a bottle.
Matured in American oak ex-bourbon & double-fired American oak casks, bringing elegant complexity and warmth
Natural colour. Non-chill filtered.
Elegant bright lemon peel layered with creamy vanilla and crisp green apples
Ground spices and dried orange slices enveloped in intense set honey sweetness
Matured initially in second fill American oak, ex-bourbon casks, then a period of further maturation in first fill Spanish oak, ex-sherry casks.
Spicy yet sweet and punctuated with Nose: of raisins, toffee and honey. Hints of vanilla, chocolate and citrus fruits are also present
Deep copper with hints of sparkling amber
Full bodied: sweet and spicy in character with hints of honey, raisins and zesty fruits. The finish is smooth and long-lasting