This is an 18 year expression from Oban – part of its core lineup. It’s bottled at 43% ABV.
Nose: Huge, sweeping malt chased by crisp apples, heather, cardamom, and oak.
Palate: Cinnamon and a myriad of spices up front with sugary oak, apricot, honey. Deliciously complex.
Finish: Big spices lingering with peppery malt and seasoned oak.
Rating: 92/100 – A great expression from Oban.
Value for the money: These can be had for around $110 or so which is a good price for what you get.