Port Ellen – 12th release – 1979 – 32YO – Tasting Notes

Nose

Citrus, vanilla, grapefruit, creamy, mango, pineapple, sweet, cereal, toffee. Like a rich fruitbowl on a tropical day.
Palate
Pepper, raisin, vanilla, chocolate, mango, nectarine, lemon twist, honey, biscuit, icing sugar, caramel, apricots, sweet.
Finish
Sweet, thick honey with sweet chocolate with nuts in it, with a caramel topping…
Score
7 out of 10

Sweet, and gentle, fresh, nice on a summers day, sun in your face,  hearing the waves break on the beach… Mhmmm…

Tasting scores explained a bit. It all depends on the moment, ambiance etc, but to have a guideline for my own preferences. This differs for each person. See my wish list in the menu above to see what I prefer the most at the moment. A low score will not meen I will maybe give it a second chance on a later time, but for now it is not for me…

1-5   Mhmm... Not liking this one…
5-6   Don’t have to wake me up for this, not bad, but not my preference
6-7   I like, but they just miss something, to make me wanna buy a whole bottle
7-8   Well, you can start waking me up for these, more depth, these I would love to add to my collection
8-9   These are to be enjoyed slowly. These I absolutely would love to have a bottle, but sadly not always in my price range. 
9-10 Well, what can I say, just wow…… No words to describe it. Wake me up now!!

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