Assured, balanced and elegant, it has intriguing layers of intensity that are both surprising and delightful. Sweet honey and tempered spices come cloaked in warming smoke. Citrus zest, ripened tropical fruits and caramel swirl within hints of tobacco and raisins. The long, smooth, soothing finish is complex and fascinating - a myriad of influences played out over a subtle tapestry of peatiness. Enjoy John Walker and Sons XR 21 year old in any way you like, but we recommend taking it neat. Add 45 ml to a whisky tumbler and accompany with a glass of chilled, freshly-siphoned soda water.