Cragganmore 12 Year
Cragganmore 12 Year Single Malt Scotch at Third Base Market & Spirits
Third Base Market & Spirits proudly presents an offering that epitomizes the marriage of heritage and craftsmanship: the Cragganmore 12 Year Single Malt Scotch. With its nuanced flavor profile and intricate balance of attributes, it provides the discerning whisky enthusiast an opportunity to engage with a touchstone of Speyside’s prestigious whisky tradition.
- Name: Cragganmore 12 Year Single Malt Scotch
- Type: Single Malt Scotch Whisky
- Age: 12 Years
- Region: Speyside, Scotland
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 40%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
The spirit flaunts a golden-amber hue, a testament to its maturation in well-selected oak casks. The visual clarity is superb, indicative of meticulous filtration and aging processes.
The olfactory profile is an elegant interplay of floral tones and fruitiness, undergirded by a subtly smoky foundation. Notes of orchard fruits like apples and pears harmonize with a whisper of heather and soft, malty undertones. A trace of woodiness signifies its respectable age.
Cragganmore 12 Year is sophisticated on the palate with a deft balance of flavors. Its light-to-medium body presents a medley of fruit and floral attributes, nuanced by subtle peppery spices and a touch of oak. The malt's inherent sweetness complements the complex array of flavors, without overpowering them.
The whisky leaves an enduring impression with a medium-length finish that is both smooth and complex. The fruit and floral notes make a graceful exit, leaving behind a warmth accompanied by a slight nuttiness and a lingering smokiness.
Its texture exhibits the velvety smoothness that is often sought but not always found in single malts. This exceptional mouthfeel elevates the overall tasting experience, inviting you to savor each sip thoughtfully.
Third Base Market & Spirits Perspective:
Cragganmore 12 Year Single Malt represents the Speyside region in its finest light, offering a masterful blend of complexity and elegance. It proves to be an indispensable addition to any whisky collection and an excellent choice for those wishing to explore the unique characteristics that have made Speyside whiskies world-renowned.
Given its standing as a quintessential Speyside whisky, we have taken special care to secure a consistent supply at Third Base Market & Spirits. However, due to its high demand, we recommend not delaying your purchase of this exquisite spirit.
In summary, Cragganmore 12 Year Single Malt is an exercise in balance and complexity, capturing the very essence of what makes Speyside whiskies exceptional. Whether you are a seasoned whisky aficionado or a novice eager to explore, this is one bottle that merits your attention. Visit us at Third Base Market & Spirits to acquire this stellar addition to your home bar.