Whisky Review: GlenAllachie 2005 #901042 “Sherry Cask” 15 Year Old

GlenAllachie 2005 Sherry Butt 15 Year Old / 63%

Tasted neat, then with a drop of mineral water

COLOUR: Rich Mahogany.
NOSE: Mocha, vanilla and molasses, with cocoa, almonds, nutmeg and ginger.
TASTE: Layers of dark chocolate, treacle and mocha, with cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and orange zest.
  • Nose: sour cream, oak planks, ethanol; musty/humid petrichor, corn chowder soup
  • Taste: cinnamon, milk chocolate, cracked leather; dried figs
  • Finish: long, orange peel and dry, tannic plums — hint of butyric acid



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