Whisky Connosr
Menu
Shop Join

Macallan 1990 18 Year Old Sherry Oak

Huge name, Huge price, okay whisky

0 160

@AnonymousReview by @Anonymous

26th Sep 2009

0

  • Nose
    ~
  • Taste
    ~
  • Finish
    ~
  • Balance
    ~
  • Overall
    60

Show rating data charts

Distribution of ratings for this: brand user

Macallan is one the worlds most well known whiskies in the world with bottles of rare Macallan fetching thousands.

I often wonder how much you're paying for a brand name with whisky the big names spend a fortune on advertising and this reflects on the price we as punters have to pay.

This is regarded as one of finest malts in teh world and it certainly has a wonderful smooth finish, maybe a little too smooth for me though.

On the nose i got a whiff of freshly cut grass with sweet sherry and maybe almonds.

This is as smooth as silk to drink and perhaps wasted on me as I was three sheets to the wind already, sweet with a definate hint of chocolate and orange.

You know if you like whisky with a punch this is not for you, if you like smothing smooth then it's all good.

Related Macallan reviews

1 comments

@GregLogan
GregLogan commented

Maybe try it again when you are ready to taste?

8 years ago 0

You must be signed-in to comment here

Sign in