BALLANTINE’S 21YO IS CREAMY AND HAS GOT A NUTTY INFLUENCE COMING FROM THE OAK CASK THAT DIFFERENTIATES IT FROM BALLANTINE’S 17YO. SWEETER ON THE PALATE WITH A MORE INTENSE SPICINESS THAN B30.
Higher proportion of whiskies matured in European oak casks compared to the rest of the range, spicier and richer fruity finish.
Rich, honey-sweet with hints of apple and floral aromas.
Smooth, rich liquorice and aromatic spice flavours with traces of heather and smoke.
Rich, balanced and luxurious.
Long and mellow with hints of dried fruits.