Glencadam 15 Years

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Glencadam
Scotland, Highlands
Single Malt Whisky
15 Years
46%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Chill filtration - WithoutArtifical colouring - Without
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Nosing
Sweet:
Fruit:
Apple:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Grass:
Malt:
Pear:
Peat Smoke:
Pineapple:
Salt:
Spices:
Herbs:
Maritime Notes:
Tasting
Sweet:
Fruit:
Malt:
Oak:
Pepper:
Spices:
Apple:
Banana:
Caramel:
Grass:
Lemon:
Lemon Peel:
Melon:
Nuts:
Oil:
Pear:
Peat Smoke:
Salt:
Tropical Fruit:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:
Finish
Sweet:
Herbs:
Alcohol:
Caramel:
Fruit:
Grass:
Heather:
Oak:
Peat Smoke:
Spices:

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

Taste: Tropical FruitMelonLemon PeelPepper
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: FruitOak
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.
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