Scapa 16 Year Old

  • Distillery: Scapa
  • Distilled:
    N/A
  • Bottler:
    OB
  • Bottled:
    2012
  • Age:
    16
  • ABV:
    40%

Highland Park neibhour - distilled in Orkney islad. This expression started it's life in 2008.

Average rating:
83

Member ratings:

Member Review Rating
Povilas

Aroma: honey with wax, some hints of smoke. Notes of cinnamon and quince, aniseed. Peels of orange and apple. Quiet interesting nose.
Palate: honey and wood, black tea with dried fruits. Full of spice. Pleasant, but bit too dry for me.
Aftertaste: single-sided one, but remarkable. Toffee and wood, with hints of mint and cinnamon.
Comments: easy and simple. But lacks something for greater effect. Maybe bit more powerfull than HP in some sense, but lacks of balance. Good, but not impressive.

83
 

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