Glentauchers 16 yr Gordon Macphail

Glentauchers 16 yr Gordon Macphail

Whisky Review: Glentauchers 16 yr Gordon Macphail Mashtun notes The nose on this gave us, treacle, roses, dark chocolate, sherry, raisons, and old leather. On the palate we got sherry, burnt toast, maple syrup, old leather, and Madeira wine. The finish was tangy and had hints of sulphur, oak, Madeira wine, and burnt sugar. The colour was rusty red and it had a...

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Glen Elgin 22 year old

Glen Elgin 22 year old

Whisky Review: Glen Elgin 22 year old Cadenheads Mashtun notes On the nose this was fruity, spicy, floral, and had hints of celery, cucumber, and mint. The palate gave us burnt sugar, molasses, dark fruits, and spicy mulled wine. The finish was medium, fruity, and had subtle hints of rum. This dram has a beautiful amber colour and thick full bodied texture. Letting...

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Invergordon (Grain) 25 year old Whisky Broker

Invergordon (Grain) 25 year old Whisky Broker

Invergordon (Grain) 25 year old Whisky Broker Mashtun notes This had a sherried / grainy quality on the nose. We collectively got leather, toffee, Turkish delight, polished wood, and cut grass. The palate was vibrant sweet and floral with distinct ‘grainy’ notes. The finish was short to medium and had the characteristics of a sherried whisky. The colour was light...

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Craigallachie 14 year old Cadenheads

Craigallachie 14 year old Cadenheads

Craigallachie 14 year old Cadenheads Mashtun notes This had sharpness on the nose but that quickly subsided to leave a hint of grain and sweet floral aromas. The palate had a ‘wee burn’ but that quickly changed into sweet citrus and floral flavours that went slightly bitter towards the end.  The finish on this was short but slightly harsh though. It went from zesty...

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Springbank CV

Springbank CV

Springbank CV Mashtun notes The nose on this dram gave us vanilla, cardamom seeds (lemon), stewed fruit, and a very subtle hint of peat smoke. The palate on this dram was very smooth. It was oaky, fruity, and had hints of Hazelnut and spices. The finish was medium to long, oaky and floral. It also had hints of orange as well as a subtle dryness towards the end. The...

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