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Cadenhead's Balmenach 13yo | 53.2% | Speyside
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Distillery Info
Balmenach Distillery, Scotland     founded: 1824 | active
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Meet Deets
Meet #93   |   10/03/18   |   Hosted by Jamie
One of our number takes as northside as we go down to Leith for a blind tasting of recent offerings from Cadenhead's, as well as a cheeky supermarket-own-bottling thrown in to test us!
Other bottles sampled:
#216 Ben Bracken Highland | SSWC review 93a
#218 Cads Dailuaine 13yo | SSWC review 93c
#219 Cads Teaninich 11yo | SSWC review 93d
Biscuits. Citrus bathroom cleaner. Chicken korma. Old clothes and moth balls.
Mint, menthol. Big floral pink flowers off a succulent tree (Thailand massage parlour?). Licorice. Mega floral. Spiced rum. Hint of zing. Normal. Salty and spicy.

  Meet 93   |   A couple of 'Glenlivets' from Cadenhead's - not The Glenlivet, mind   (4 photos)
Woody spice - short. Pink peppercorns. Fancy syrup.
Homebase Tingly Soft fade. Really great - full of unusual flavours.
~£55 (70cl)
78 / 100

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