J & B Rare (Scottish: Blended Whisky: No Age Statement: 40% ABV)

Visual: Lavender and Gold.

Viscosity: Reasonably thick streaks.

Nose: Lavender and more floral notes, touch of alcohol. Bar atmosphere and brown sugar.

Body: Sweet, honey, slick and smooth. Cream.

Finish: Wood touch, vanilla, alcohol waves.

Conclusion: Young and still fiery, its sweet kick dominates with no great body or complexity.

Simple and enjoyable but with no hidden aspects to discover.

Cheap and cheerful, this whisky can only be recommended for general social drinking when no time can be dedicated to finer whiskys.