A 25 Year Old Glentauchers single malt from independent bottlers Gordon & MacPhail is sure to garner both attention and curiosity. Carefully matured for 25 years in a first fill sherry butt, this was distilled in 1995. 595 bottles have been produced of this Speyside whisky from the Glentauchers Distillery and arrives at a cask strength 57% abv. This expression is free from colouring, or chill filtration.
Expect notes of sweet vanilla, red cherries and chocolate on the nose. The palate is sweet, yet with a generous helping of spice, with rich orange marmalade, stewed fruits and oak. The finish holds lingering aniseed, with a hint of smoke. A sumptuous dram.