Spey Royal Choice
70cl, 46% abv
Upon Lord Byron's marriage in 1815 to Ms. Annabella Milbanke in County Durham, he gifted a cask of Spey whisky to King George III. The single malt featured here from the Speyside Distillery; The Spey Royal Choice, was produced exclusively under licence benefitting the charity Historic Royal Palaces. The bottle features the Tower of London on the individually numbered label. The whisky is presented in a beautiful wooden box with a certificate verifying the historic royal connection with Spey Single Malt Whisky, dating back to the reign of King George III.
Colour: Rich; full gold.
Nose: Honey-nut cornflakes, vanilla, rose petal with ginger and herbal notes.
Palate: Honey, heather and banana. Thereafter herbaceous notes prevail giving it an oaky tone.
Finish: Finishes with herbs, honey and spices.