Dun Bheagan 8 yr. Speyside Single Malt

Item # 26689 750mL
$41.96 $34.96 / Single Bottle
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$503.52 $419.52/ Case of 12
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43.00%
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Tasting Notes

A toffee and hazelnut aroma define this mellow aroma that is common with Speyside whiskies. On the palate, there is a cinnamon spice, buttered biscuit, and orange zest that is unified into a very pleasant and smooth whisky. Speyside whiskies are very delicate, which allow them to pick up many flavors from oak maturation creating some of the most complex but least offensive whiskies in terms off smoky flavors. This eight year single malt is exemplary of the best traits at the epicenter of the Scotch whisky world available for an unbeatable value.


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Scotland

History:
Distillation was brought to Scotland from Ireland by missionary monks in the 6th century. In 1644, the first taxes were imposed on Scottish distillers by England, with the result that most of the nation’s whisky was soon distilled illicitly. With the Parliament’s passing of the “Excise Act” in 1824, licensing fees for distilleries were much cheaper. Distilleries started to take out...

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