Category: Highland single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Like other Glengoyne malts, this 10-year-old entry level bottling is distilled from unpeated barley using what is claimed to be “the slowest distillation in Scotland”. Bottled at natural colour without the addition of caramel colouring.
Sampled on 07/10/2012
Clear, golden yellow with polished gold highlights.
Rich mellow wonderfully clean with buttery popcorn, Overripe pineapple and subtle clove, crisp green apple skin and almond.
Well-structured honeyed barley and green apple fruit with liquorice, linseed oil rubbed nubuck leather, grilled almond and delicate cinnamon and clove spice.
Long, nubuck leather and, malted barley and sweetcorn and lingering liquorice and clove spice. Easy drinking and unchallenging but hard not to like.
Closure: Natural cork stopper