The Western Highland representative in Diageo’s ‘Classic Malt’ series, Oban 14-year-old is a superb, full-blooded fruity malt with a whiff of heather and more than a hint of smoke.
Appearance: Olive gold.
Nose: Rich sweetness and fruits – oranges, lemons and pears, with sea salt and peaty smokiness.
Body: Full, rich.
Palate: Mouth-filling late autumn fruits – dried figs and honey-sweet spices; followed by a smoky malty dryness.
Finish: Long, smooth-sweet finish with oak wood, dryness and a grain of salt.