Distilled/Owned by: Macallan / Edrington Group
Aged For: NAS
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Cask Type: Sherry Casks
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn
Color: Red Mahogany
Nose: Rich thick fruitiness. Dark chocolate, raisin, fig, vanilla, coffee, and oak.
Taste: Thick and oily, sherry dominates. With more flavors of vanilla, cherry, ginger, orange, sultana and fudge.
Finish: Not was warm as the proof would suggest, but a gentle warmth. Lingers long after tasting with notes of sherry and cinnamon.
Thoughts: “When Alexander saw the breadth of his domain, he wept for there were no more worlds to conquer.”
Score: 93 out of 100