Sunday, June 13, 2010

Dalwhinnie

Dalwhinnie is a highland scotch. The distillery was founded in 1897. The name Dalwhinnie means "Meeting Place". The site of the distillery was a meeting place of cattle drive routes through the mountains. It has the distinction of being the highest distillery.

Color: light amber
Nose: clean
Palate: smooth
Body: silky, light texture
Finish: warming

Dalwhinnie is a smooth scotch. It is an excellent scotch to begin ones exploration of spirits as it will not abuse the taste buds.