Category: Spirit - Whiskey - Scotch
Geography: Speyside, Scotland
Alcohol by volume: 40.0%
The name ‘Copper Dog’ comes from an old device made from copper tubing with a penny soldered to one end and cork in the other, which was used by distillery workers to smuggle whisky home. It is also the name of the bar at the Craigellachie Hotel.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 92 points - This subtly aromatic blended whisky invokes dried red and yellow fruits atop fresh oatmeal. Lean in the mouth, it is crisp and light with plenty of salty minerality. The flavors turn caramelized and nutty at the end..March/2017