Aberfeldy distillery has been founded in 1896 by John Dewar & Sons Ltd, and is situated in the center of Scotland, right on the boundaries of the town by the same name. It relies on the fresh water stream Pitilie Burn, and utilizes only Scottish yeast and barley. Aberfeldy is considered to be one of the most sophisticated and finest Highland malts.
Aberfeldy 12 Year expression is an excellent single malt, confident and complex, offering an excellent value for the money!
Ultimate Beverage Challenge – 94 points.
NOSE: Peaches, honey, peat and heather.
PALATE: Sweet, malty, a hint of gentle peat but nonetheless the mouth feel is very clean.
FINISH: Malt, a faint hint of citrus.