Macallan 18 Sherry Oak 2017 Release
The Macallan 18 Sherry Oak is a single malt whisky matured exclusively in hand-picked sherry seasoned oak casks from Jerez. It’s a rich and complex sherried whisky, with a full-bodied palate of mature oak, ginger and raisin flavours are complemented by a light mahogany natural colour.
Macallan 18 Sherry Oak releases are exclusively matured in Oloroso sherry seasoned oak casks from Jerez, Spain. A full-bodied ‘new make’ spirit which has been transformed into renowned single malt. The spirit remains undisturbed in the same cask for 18 years. This is a whisky which is sure to bring an explosion of flavours and to be a very enjoyable drink.
Nose – Ginger, dried fruits with hints of cinnamon and lovely vanilla
Palate – Rich with soft undertones and hints of spice, clove, orange and toasted mature oak wood
Finish – Wonderful dried fruits, ginger spice and lingering orange zest
ABV – 43%
Read more about the distillery – https://www.themacallan.com/en/inside-the-macallan
Founded in 1824 The Macallan was one of the first distillers in Scotland to be legally licensed. Since then they have built a reputation as one of the world’s leading single malt whisky producers.