The Balvenie Portwood 21 year old Portwood is a marriage of rare Balvenie, finished in port casks, or pipes. Regular sampling ensures that just the right amount of character is imparted by the port casks, enhancing the whisky while preserving its original characteristics.
On the nose, perfumed aromas of fruit and ripe raisin appear, backed by a nutty dryness. On the palate, the taste is refined with remarkable character; it is creamy and silky with fruit, honey and spice notes. The finish is long, gentle and nutty.