Glengoyne 40 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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alc./vol:
45.9%

Proof:
91.8°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
40 years

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


Launched in May 2009 only 250 decanters of this rare malt were bottled, each in a Glencairn Crystal hand-blown decanter, individually numbered with an etching of the distillery. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 08/10/2012

Appearance

Deep golden with virgin olive oil-like green tinges.

Aroma

Red apple skin dominates with prunes, fresh pear, crème brulee and strawberry meringue.

Taste

Complex, integrated, dry palate has black cherry, coffee, fruitcake/rancio notes with wafts of smoke, dried hops and just enough oaky garnish.

Aftertaste

Long dry finish has smoky fresh lemon thyme/grapefruit notes.

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