Glengoyne Cask Strength Batch 4

Glengoyne Cask Strength 4

Price: $100 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glengoyne / Ian Macleod

Region: Highland

58.8% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Sherry

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No



Color: Amber

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


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.