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Glenrothes
Whisky: Glenrothes 1997-2017
Age: 19 years
Type: Single malt
   
Distilled: 08-10-1997
Bottled: 04-04-2017
Cask Type: Sherry butt
Cask #: 15404
Bottle #: 206/562
Strength: 58.8%
   
Distillery: Glenrothes Distillery
Bottler: Whiskybase
Country: Scotland: Speyside
   
 
Date: 26-08-2017
Nose: Fruity, nutty, spices.
Flavour: Light fruity, liquorice, citrus, peppery, spices, some bitterness, chocolate cake. Adding water releases lots of salt.
Body: Rough, dry, viscous, beautifully full in the mouth.
Comments: Another sherried Glenrothes that can compete for awards. Definitely worthy of being the release for celebrating a Whiskybase milestone.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++-- ---- (8.5)