Macallan Gold

Macallan Gold

Macallan Gold   Mashtun notes: On the nose we got citrus fruits, Werther’s Originals, figs, and vanilla. The palate had that Macallan familiarity about it. We got citrus, vanilla, spices, and walnut whips. The finish was short and tangy with hints of malt and vanilla. The colour was a deep amber gold and the texture was light, smooth, and creamy. Letting the dram...

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Kilchoman Port Cask

Kilchoman Port Cask

Kilchoman Port Cask   Mashtun notes: Instantly the nose on this dram gave us delicate port notes. It then developed to give us cream toffee, cheesecake, strawberry milkshakes, and that classic sweet cereal malty peaty goodness that is Kilchoman! The palate on this dram was sweet with an unusual interplay of peat and port. It also gave us slight oaky notes combined...

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Kilchoman Coull Point

Kilchoman Coull Point

Kilchoman Coull Point   Mashtun notes: On the nose we got heather, malt, peat, burnt timber, and bourbon. The palate on this dram had spices, toffee apples, sweet malt, vanilla, and ‘light’ peat. The finish holds the palate flavours quite will and lingers with ‘lite’ peat before ending with a slight hint of salt. This dram had a very light colour and a smooth...

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Arran 16yr old Small Batch Cadenheads

Arran 16yr old Small Batch Cadenheads

Arran 16yr old Small Batch Cadenheads   Mashtun notes: The nose on this whisky has that ‘classic’ Arran feel, but with a little twist. It’s floral and sweet with hints of perfume, cut grass, cardamoms, and vanilla. It also has a very slight coppery smell. The palate is smooth with vanilla, blackcurrant, perfume, sweet malt, and a background taste that’s akin to the...

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Monkey Shoulder

Monkey Shoulder

Monkey Shoulder   Mashtun notes: On the nose we got sweet candy, cherries, sugar, pear drops, vanilla, and hints of red fruits and wood polish. The palate had vanilla, honey, a tiny hint of salt, and was quite smooth. The finish was short and sweet with slight traces of malt and salt in the background. It had a rich golden colour and soft and creamy texture. Letting...

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