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Macallan 18 Year Old Sherry Oak

Rich Nose, Simple Palate Macallan 18 Year Old Sherry Oak

The Macallan 18 Sherry Oak has a complex nose, with dried fruit, honey, vanilla, apples, and, strangely, overripe bananas all perfectly balanced. After a dash of water and a few minutes nosing, I was…

sBy @smith10 years ago 0 180

Highland Park 18 Year Old

Impressive Depth and Balance Highland Park 18 Year Old

This malt is surprisingly light in color for such a rich nose and mouth experience. Goes to show how little color means. I've gotten more different notes from this than any other malt so far. The initial…

sBy @smith10 years ago 0 095

Aberlour 16 Year Old Double Cask

Toffee with Dried Fruit Aberlour 16 Year Old Double Cask

Strong toffee notes. Pairs well with desserts, especially dark chocolate. Hints of dried fruit and spice, especially apples, grapes, and pears. The initial nose has that distinctive Aberlour dankness to…

sBy @smith10 years ago 0 090

Glenlivet 12 Year Old

Light and Refreshing Apples Glenlivet 12 Year Old

This is a simple malt that does one thing very well: apples, apples, apples. The nose is bright, the body is clean, and the finish is fairly long. All the while you're savoring oaky apples, with hints…

sBy @smith10 years ago 0 085

Glengoyne 10 Year Old

Honey, I'm Home Glengoyne 10 Year Old

The Glengoyne 10 yr is on first whiff a honey howitzer. The nose when served neat is pure, dense, moist honey. With a bit of water and about 15 min some distinct apple and citrus notes come out. Reminds…

sBy @smith10 years ago 0 080