Glenrothes Sherry Cask Reserve

Glenrothes Sherry Cask

Price: $45 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glenrothes / Edrington Group

Region: Speyside

40% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: First-fill sherry

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Orangish

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Jammy fruit, raisin, caramel, dried citrus.

Mouthfeel: Watery

Palate/Taste: Less fruity than the nose, vanilla, malt, caramel, sherry, and oak.

Finish: Short and light, almond, honey, and a bit of sherry oak.

Thoughts: Too watery and not well rounded, there isn’t enough fruitiness to support the entire sherry cask finish if I could put it into words.

Score: 73 out of 100

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