Glengoyne 18

Glengoyne 18

Price: $140 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glengoyne / Ian Macleod Distillers Ltd

Region: Highland

43% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 18 years

Cask Type: Refill and first fill sherry casks

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Vanilla, fruits, gentle oak, very sweet and supple

Mouthfeel: Light bodied

Palate/Taste: Ginger, raisin, fig, dry sherry, touch of vanilla, oak, and cinnamon

Finish: Medium warmth with caramel and fruit notes.

Thoughts: Light for such a strongly sherry influenced whisky, but has nice fruity overtones and pleasing palate.

Score: 85 out of 100

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