Balblair 1983 1st Release
70cl / 46% abv
Balblair 1983 1st Release Description
The expression of the Balblair Highland single malt was distilled in 1983 and matured in American oak ex-bourbon barrels.Bottled in 2014 at a strength of 46% abv, this expression was the first release of the 1983 vintage.
Established in 1790, Balblair is one of the oldest distilleries in Scotland and the oldest working distillery in the Highlands.
This bottle was part of a private collection before making its way to Loch Fyne Whiskies.
Nose: Warm aromas of butterscotch, toffee and vanilla with sweet citrus coming through.
Palate: Sweet and spicy with banana, fudge and caramel notes, fresh fruitiness.
Finish: Long and full bodied with luscious butterscotch.