Girvan 1988 27 Year (The Exclusive Malts)
The Exclusive Malts // Lowlands , Scotland
The Creative Whisky Co Ltd is an independent bottler that focuses on mature whiskies from a variety of distilleries, imported by Impex Beverages. Girvan is a Lowland distillery known for supplying grain whisky for blends. Here, the single grain whisky is given the spotlight, aged 27 years in American oak.
Single GrainDistilled from a grain or mixture of grains, usually corn, wheat, or barley from one distillery, if Scotch or Irish must be aged for at least three years in barrels.
"This is a soft and creamy whisky with an aroma of oatmeal cooked with a cinnamon stick. More vanilla and Grape-Nuts cereal flavors extend to the palate with candied orange and a honeyed toffee sweetness offset with some charcoal notes from the barrel. Finishes short and sweet. "