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Review: Crown Royal Extra Rare 18 Years Old

Crown Royal takes a break from its Noble Collection with this new release, an 18 year old whisky

The softness endemic to Canadian whisky is amply present here, a lightly doughy nose emerging alongside notes

It certainly smells younger than 18 years of age, and it tastes younger too

The whisky is extremely muted, again with notes of lightly toasted sesame oil lacing through a straightforward (

I’m no fiend for high abv whiskies, but this is a case where a higher proof

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