70cl // 40.0% ABV
The Hive is a delicious 12 Year Old blended malt whisky from Wemyss Malts, with a strong emphasis on honeyed, malty Speyside Scotch. Very tasty, this was awarded 93 points by Jim Murray in his 2012 Whisky Bible.
Best Blended Malt Scotch – 2012
World Whiskies Awards
Nose: Honeyed and malty, notes of sweet, creamy vanilla, dates, fudge, cooked apples, beeswax and a tinge of soft smoke.
Palate: Creamy and supple, a lot of honey, dried apricot, manuka honey too in fact, granary toast, melted butter, toffee and sweet cinnamon.
Finish: Beeswax and honey on hot buttered toast. Allspice and nutmeg on the tail.