Glencadam 15 Years

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Glencadam
Scotland, Highlands
Single Malt Whisky
15 Years
46%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Chill filtration - Without Artifical colouring - Without
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Nosing
Sweet:
Fruit:
Herbs:
Grass:
Heather:
Lemon:
Oak:
Peat Smoke:
Salt:
Spices:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:
Apple:
Caramel:
Chili:
Cinnamon:
Floral:
Hay:
Honey:
Kiwi:
Lemon Peel:
Malt:
Orange:
Pear:
Pineapple:
Sherry:
Tasting
Sweet:
Fruit:
Malt:
Oak:
Spices:
Grass:
Lemon:
Nuts:
Oil:
Peat Smoke:
Pepper:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Banana:
Caramel:
Chili:
Floral:
Hay:
Kiwi:
Lemon Peel:
Melon:
Peach:
Pear:
Salt:
Seaweed:
Tropical Fruit:
Finish
Herbs:
Heather:
Oak:
Spices:
Sweet:
Grass:
Alcohol:
Almonds:
Caramel:
Chili:
Floral:
Fruit:
Honey:
Malt:
Nuts:
Oil:
Peat Smoke:
Herb:

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19. Jan 2020
Nosing: Pineapple Apple Cinnamon
Sweet and fruit led. Pineapple and red apple. Some sweet spiciness - cinnamon showing through.

Taste: Tropical Fruit Melon Lemon Peel Pepper
Intense, sweet arrival. Dried tropical fruits, lemon oil and melon. Fruit intensity and white pepper heat build over time. Quite a thick creamy mouthfeel.

Finish: Fruit Oak
Long. Fruitiness remains for a considerable period, then transitions into more woody flavours.

Comment:
This is a really good whisky to have a go at if you're a bit tired of the heavily cask influenced bottlings out there. This is a lot more spirit driven. The flavour intensity is on point, and the whole thing just works really well. This is sort of what I feel like you would get if you took one of the more basic 'beginner' fruit led malts and amped it up to 11. A bit more expensive, but well worth trying if you can find it.
kiki
19. Dec 2021
Nosing: Floral , bitter Orange , Lemon Peel , dough, Oak , mold, some subtle hints of Peat Smoke

Taste: olive Oil , bitters with Lemon , Peach , hints of Alcohol , some Maritime Notes notes

Finish: Herb but in cool way, creamy, fresh Oak , Almonds , Floral , iron

Comment:
milkbonez
06. Mar 2021
Nosing: white wine like, Herbs Hay Grass Salt Kiwi Lemon

Taste: Malt Hay Floral Grass Kiwi quite dry. perhaps the driest (lacking sweetness) whisky I've had.

Finish: Heather Grass very gentle

Comment: This is a very approachable 15y, not very spicy at all. I like this style, this is a good one and evokes summer and warm weather.
teomarg
21. Feb 2019
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