1. Karuizawa 12yo 40%
Karuizawa has more or less been closed since 2001, but has reached legendary status in Europe due to a series of excellent casks being bottled by Number One drinks
Nose: Powerful sherry, cherry, sweet wood, tropical fruits
Palate: Roasted nuts, almonds
Finish: Short and nutty
Comment: Powerful on the attack but thin and a little bitter on the finish. ABV ?
2. Inverleven 26yo 53.7% DTC
Duncan Taylor rarest of the Rare
12.1979-11.2006, cask 5662 193 bottles
Nose: Sweet marcipane, slight nutty and solvents
Palate: Weird nutty flavours with being that good nor unpleasant. Some sweetness and a bit rough
Finish : Medium
Maybe there's a reason Inverleven hasn't become cult!