The Pure Scot was created by the new owners of the Bladnoch Distillery to help the distillery financially back on its feet. Awards: - Gold medal in 2017 at The Scotch Whiksy Masters 'Ultra-Premium - Silver medal in 2017 at The Scotch Whisky Masters 'No Age Statement - Gold medal in 2016 at The Scotch Whisky Masters - Silver medal in 2017 at the International Spirits Competition - Silver medal in 2017/2016 at the International Wine & Spirits Competition - Gold medal in 2017 at the Spirits Competition in San Francisco - Silver medal in 2016 at the Spirits Competition in San Francisco - Gold medal in 2016 at the China Wine & Spirits AwardsTasting notes:Colour: gold. Nose: Rich, malty, smoky, old leather, toffee, fruitcake. Taste: Mild, full-bodied, ginger, jam, honey, slightly peppery. Finish: Long lasting, spicy and smoky.