Glenfarclas 1957

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alc./vol:
54%

Proof:
108°

Vintage:
1957

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Bottled at 49 years old, cask number 2111, a sherry hogshead yielded just 158 bottles.

Review and Tasting

Sampled before 1st May 2011

Appearance

Clear, reddy brown.

Aroma

Surprisingly fruity nose considering its age. Toffee apple, maderia/sherry and notes of cognac.

Taste

Fabulous palate shows vanilla, toffee, Christmas cake, cigar smoke and good malt notes. It is surprisingly sweet.

Aftertaste

Rich Christmas pudding, cognac-like rancio notes. This is a truly fabulous malt and led me to create a new rating: 5+/5

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