Glengoyne 18 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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alc./vol: 43%

Proof: 86°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 18 years

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Launched in November 2012, this 18 year old expression from Glengoyne replaced the former 17 year old. It is aged in 30-40% first-fill sherry seasoned casks with the balance being refill sherry oak.

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Sampled on 05/08/2013

Appearance:

Clear, medium to deep coppery amber.

Aroma:

Fabulously appealing nose. Freshly peeled green apple skin, elderflower, fresh lychee, nubuck leather and brazil nuts with old oak, cinnamon and nutmeg spice.

Taste:

Rich and full-bodied with a slug of sherry. Dried fruit, almonds, marzipan, and cocoa with cinnamon, nutmeg and Seville marmalade. Vanilla and dark chocolate are amplified with water.

Aftertaste:

Seville marmalade, vanilla and spice.

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Closure: Natural cork stopper

More about Glengoyne 18 Year Old

Produced by: Glengoyne Distillery
Owned by: Ian Macleod Distillers Ltd
UK distribution by: Ian Macleod Distillers Ltd
UK consumer PR by: Taste Communications
UK trade PR by: Taste Communications

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