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Glenrothes 27 Year Old - 1989 | Small Batch (WM Cadenhead)

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Appearance: Old gold.


Nose: Baked apples. Sundried tomatoes. Dried apricots and sultanas. Slight wafts of vanilla custard, with tiramisu. Pencil shavings. Touches of fennel. Salted caramel.


Palate: Lovely mouth feel, with some nice fruit and spice. Baked pears drizzled with golden syrup, nutmeg, cinnamon and black pepper. Blood oranges and a little grapefruit acidity. Honey and some lime juice.


Finish: Warming and honeyed, with a chili pepper heat.


Distillery

Glenrothes

Age

27

Vintage

1989

Region

Speyside

ABV (Strength)

53.7

Bottling Date

2016

Cask Type

Bourbon & Ex Rum Barrel

Bottle Size

70cl

Cask Strength

Yes

No. of Bottles

264

Series

Cadenhead Small Batch

Style

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Bottler

WM Cadenhead

Country

Scotland

Tasting Notes

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Tasting Notes

Glenrothes 27 Year Old - 1989 | Abbey Whisky Tasting Notes

Appearance: Old gold.

Nose: Baked apples. Sundried tomatoes. Dried apricots and sultanas. Slight wafts of vanilla custard, with tiramisu. Pencil shavings. Touches of fennel. Salted caramel.

Palate: Lovely mouth feel, with some nice fruit and spice. Baked pears drizzled with golden syrup, nutmeg, cinnamon and black pepper. Blood oranges and a little grapefruit acidity. Honey and some lime juice.

Finish: Warming and honeyed, with a chili pepper heat.

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