Price: $240 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Dalmore / Whyte & Mackay
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: 18 years
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon and Matusalem Oloroso sherry casks
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: Yes
Color: Deep amber
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Sherry, citrus, dried fruit, grapefruit, dry grass, malt, and nuts
Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied
Palate/Taste: Sour caramel, chocolate, sherry, pepper, oak , almond, orange peel
Finish: Light warmth, medium length, ginger, citrus, dry sherry, bitter chocolate, with a touch of musty oak
Thoughts: It’s not an awful dram, until you look at the price tag and realize you can buy 3 bottles of superior (In my opinion) Glengoyne for the same price. Not a fan of the sour sort of bitter notes that came and went putting this into the 70’s for me.
Score: 78 out of 100