Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled by: Gordon & MacPhail 70cl / 60.3%
The current outturn from Gordon & MacPhail is heavily sherry-focused, but they're not all long-aged - there's also some very reasonably priced younger drams, like this Speyburn 2008.
This cask strength Speyburn 2008 has been bottled as a 12-year-old from a single first fill sherry butt by Gordon & MacPhail for their Connoisseurs Choice Cask Strength series at a potent 60.3%, with 656 bottles yielded from the cask.
Gordon & MacPhail
|Series||Connoisseurs Choice Cask Strength|
|Cask Type||First Fill Sherry Butt|
Nose: Rich sherry aromas combine with cinnamon and lemon zest.
Palate: Stewed red berries complement blood orange and fruitcake.
Finish: Medium bodied, long finish with treacle toffee.