Price: $100 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Glengoyne / Ian Macleod
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: Sherry
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Thick fruit, strawberries, sherry, honey, vanilla, roasted nuts
Mouthfeel: Medium body, slightly waxy
Palate/Taste: Butter, vanilla, dried fruits, ginger, and almonds
Finish: Medium warmth and length with sherry, oak, ginger, coffee, raisins, and nuts
Thoughts: Delicious cask strength malt, reminds me a bit of the new Macallan CS in that it has sherry notes, but isn’t dominated by them.
Score: 85 out of 100