i love Aberlour. We have a local scotch bar here where I live in Baltimore. There are over a hundred bottles of scotch to chose from and I usually chose Aberlour. It had a wonderful golden color. The nose is has a dry fruity aroma. You will also notice a little vanilla in the nose, at least I do. The scotch has a warm gentle feeling. It does not burn or hit your throat hard. It goes down very smooth with a wonderful warming feeling. The Speyside Whisky are my favorites. They are comforting and easy to enjoy. I have a wonderful friend from Scotland who I spent sometime with in London. We did pub crawls each evening and then before retiring to our rooms we capped off each evening a different scotch from the hotel bar. When she introduced me to Aberlour I knew I found my favorite.
Cragganmore ™ is one of my favorite single malt scotches!!! I came to this much sought-after single malt through allot of years of drinking blended scotch whiskeys like Johnnie Walker Black. However, one has to work their way up to this smoky taste. Among single malt scotch aficionados, Cragganmore ™ is known for its strong malty taste with hints of sweet wood smoke and sandalwood. typical of Speyside. It became one of my favorites because I usually smoke cigars … more
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Speyside Single Malts are single malt Scotch whiskies, distilled in Strathspey, the area around the River Spey in Moray and Badenoch and Strathspey, in northeastern Scotland.
The two best-selling single malt whiskies in the world, The Glenlivet & Glenfiddich, come from Speyside. Speyside has the greatest number of distilleries of any of the whisky producing areas of Scotland.