Aberlour 12 Year Non Chill-Filtered

Single Malt

Aberlour // Highland, Scotland

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    86
  • Avg. Rating

    3.68
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 179 )

As stated on the bottle, chill-filtration was not used during the process of making this Aberlour. Distilleries sometimes use chill-filtration to remove residue and cloudiness in the whisky. This version of Aberlour 12 Year is also bottled at a higher ABV (48%) than their chill-filtered expression.

  • age
    12 Year
  • abv
    48.0
  • Single Malt
    Distilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    traditional oak and seasoned Sherry butts

Tasting Notes

"Bright gold in color with stone fruit, grass, dark chocolate, and cereal grains on the nose. Raisin, almond, cinnamon and nutmeg characterize the palate. Notes of dark chocolate return for the finish. "

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Flavor Profile

Fruity & Spicy