Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled by: Gordon & MacPhail 70cl / 43%
An 11-year-old Glenrothes bottled at 43% by Gordon & MacPhail for their superb Discovery Range of easy-drinking no frills single malt whiskies. The Discovery Range is colour-coded by flavour profile, with this Glenrothes 11-year-old's purple packaging indicating sherry maturation.
The quality of G&M's Discovery Range is so high across the board that these are now the first thing we'd recommend to anyone looking to get into single malt whisky, and they're also amazing value for any longtime malt fans looking for a decent everyday dram.
Gordon & MacPhail
Nose: Rich toffee aromas mingle with stewed fruits, whilst the sherry influences mix with forest fruits, delicate cinnamon and chocolate.
Palate: Raspberry and blackberries are complemented by cinnamon and charred oak.
Finish: Creamy milk chocolate and orange.