Macallan Gold

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8746
Macallan
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
The 1824 series
Chill filtration - WithArtifical colouring - Without
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Nosing
Sweet:
Lemon:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Floral:
Herbs:
Dark Chocolate:
Herb:
Chocolate:
Oak:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Spices:
Lemon Peel:
Tropical Fruit:
Apple:
Cake:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Honey:
Mint:
Pear:
Salt:
Maritime Notes:
Tasting
Spices:
Fruit:
Oak:
Sweet:
Ginger:
Zitrus:
Cinnamon:
Lemon:
Apple:
Malt:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Dark Chocolate:
Fig:
Honey:
Nuts:
Oil:
Pear:
Raisin:
Herb:
Finish
Nuts:
Oil:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Malt:
Oak:
Chocolate:
Sherry:
Spices:
Cinnamon:
Dark Chocolate:
Leather:
Lemon:
Zitrus:
Herb:

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23. Dec 2015
Nosing:
SherryLemonOrangeSweetSpices
Taste:
OakSpices typical Macallan
Finish:
Medium
Comment:
Nosing:
Lemon and orange peel pleasant sweetness. Vanilla, dark chocolate, floral notes and hints of oak.
Taste:
Sweet lemon, a hint of ginger and cinnamon. Mild oak and baked apple.
Finish:
Mellow, malty and dry.
Comment:
21. Dec 2017
Nosing: FruitSherryAppleLemon PeelOrangeSweetSpicesFloralMintDark Chocolate toffee light tanninsTropical FruitCaramelCakeCinnamonDateDried Fruit

Taste: FruitSpicesMaltZitrusCinnamonSweetGinger

Finish: short to medium OakMaltOil

Comment: This is my first Macallan. Very nice whisky. The nose is very rich and complex. The taste is watery and smooth at the start, but then spices kick your tongue, and after you swallow it, the texture becomes more dry and oily. The aftertaste is oaky and spicy
javis1213
02. Dec 2016
Nosing: FruitTropical FruitOrangeSherrySweetVanillaLemon

Taste: SherryDark ChocolateMaltOakFruitFigSpicesGinger

Finish: CinnamonSherryOakDark ChocolateLeatherFruit

Comment: Very pleasant on the nose, fruity sweetness notes with sherry. A bit too bitter on the palate, with dark chocolate and fruitiness. Long finishing, worh noticing there is a hint of leather. Overall an enjoyable dram, but I prefer the 12 years old sherry cask (Red box).
02. Feb 2018
Nosing:
SweetSherryFloralVanillaLemon Peel
Taste:
VanillaHoneyMaltSpicesOakZitrus
Finish:
Medium Oak

15. Feb 2017
Nosing: PearSherrySweet when nosing, instantly you notice the smell of Macallan. Which I have always smelled as pickled pear.

Taste: FruitPearOakSweetSherry

Finish: Medium - short finish

Comment: Lovely dram in my opinion. Subtle, elegant, yet with character. Classic smell and taste of the Maccallan characteristic.
26. Nov 2017
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31. Dec 2014