THE MACALLAN 12 Year Old Sherry Oak Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Boasting a rich history dating back to 1824 The Macallan is one of Scotland’s most renowned and respected whisky producers. Located in the illustrious Speyside region Macallan has built up a cult reputation for its Single Malt releases; particularly rare expressions can sell for thousands of pounds and demand and prices are constantly increasing.
Macallan Sherry Oak 12 Year Old has been aged exclusively in Oloroso Sherry-seasoned oak casks from Jerez in Spain. A rare yet excellent value for money introduction to this cult range it offers immense intensity character and depth. Rich and fruity aromas of sultanas dried fruit cider apple trees spice toffee vanilla crème brûlée marmalade and walnut come forth on an impressive nose whilst the palate is full weighty and savoury with layers of complexity. Round sweet and long on the finish this is a classic Macallan release and a must buy for whisky collectors.
“Macallan is the daddy as far as legendary whiskies go.” So says whisky expert Ian Buxton. This Speyside behemoth enjoys huge global demand perfectly illustrated by a 30-year-old cask breaking auction records when it sold for $375 000 (US) in Hong Kong. Deservedly so it remains the aficionado’s choice when it comes to Scotch.
SKU No.: 1128062
Style No.: 305744
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 40%