Glenrothes Select Reserve

Malt Master John Ramsay selects only casks that represent Glenrothes' distillery character best for this whisky. Each cask is individual, but they are still all comparably elegant, fine and balanced.

Malt Master John Ramsay selects only casks that represent Glenrothes' distillery character best for this whisky. Each cask is individual, but they are still all comparably elegant, fine and balanced.

Details about this bottle Edit
7357
Glenrothes
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
43%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Sherry
Chill filtration - WithArtifical colouring - Without
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Fruit:
Oak:
Plum:
Coconut:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Berries:
Malt:
Nuts:
Sherry:
Spices:
Apple:
Blackberry:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Grass:
Honey:
Lemon:
Oil:
Pear:
Peat Smoke:
Pineapple:
Herbs:
Tasting
Sweet:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Fruit:
Spices:
Honey:
Oak:
Caramel:
Lemon:
Nuts:
Oil:
Alcohol:
Barley:
Chocolate:
Dark Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Floral:
Nutmeg:
Peat Smoke:
Pepper:
Plum:
Sherry:
Wheat:
Herbs:
Herb:
Finish
Spices:
Malt:
Oak:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Chocolate:
Chili:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Pepper:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Herb:

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3.4 Rate
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Tasting Notes 5

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Tasting notes of SlàinteMhath:

10. Oct 2016
This Single Malt from the heart of Speyside is easy accessible, not very complex and comes without an age statement (NAS). The nose is characterized by toffee/caramel notes, citrus fruits and engaging hints of baked plums. However, the occasional spiritiness and rather intense brown sugar sweetness might be off-putting to some. On the palate, Glenrothes Select Reserve is mildly spicy and sweet, emphasizing on honey, vanilla cream and ripe fruits. The finish is short, clean and slightly dry. An average everyday dram that is comparable to better Blended Scotches.
RATING: 3.0/5.0 ≙ 83 pts

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