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Whisky: Glendronach 1992-2017
Age: 25 years
Type: Single malt
Distilled: 1992
Bottled: 2017
Cask Type: Sherry
Bottles: 1500
Strength: 48%
Distillery: Glendronach Distillery
Country: Scotland: Highlands
Date: 29-11-2017
Nose: Sweet citrus, cherry, Oloroso sherry, spices, some earth, a hint of lightly rotting mushrooms.
Flavour: Raisin, chocolate mousse, salmiac powder candy, liquorice, red fruit, a hint of grapefruit, a hint of charcoal, some wood in the finish.
Body: Pleasantly viscous, firm roughness, greasy on the cheeks, warm, deliciously chewy.
Comments: As a beautifully full and dignified big sherries whisky it's right up my alley.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++-- ---- (8.5)