GlenDronach Peated Port Wood

Glendronach peated port wood

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: GlenDronach / Brown-Forman

Region: Highland

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Unspecified, finished in port pipes

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

Color: Light Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Juicy berries, port wine, smoke, caramel, raisins, and a bit of chocolate

Mouthfeel: Medium body

Palate/Taste: Spicy oak, pepper, dark chocolate, and caramels

Finish: Medium warmth and length, cinnamon, smoke, leather, caramel, and oak.

Thoughts: It’s less buttery and creamy than the GlenDronach peated, with more spice and the emphasis coming in from the port casks.

Score: 84 out of 100

 

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