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MacDonald's Glencoe 8 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Whisky Magazine Issue 144

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MacDonald's Glencoe 8 Years Old

Brand
MacDonald's
Expression
Glencoe 8 Years Old
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Single Malt
Age
8 years old
Abv
58.00%
Region
Highland
Availability
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Dominic Roskrow

76
Nose
Light, fragrant, treacle toffee,a wisp of smoke.
Palate
Gentle,sweet,creamy and with a delicate and pleasant oak,spice and smoke under-cushion.
Finish
Pleasant,balanced and lengthy.
Comment
A warm comfort blanket of flavours.

Robin Laing

79
Nose
Big sherry notes of toffee,caramel and spun sugar;turning fresher with straw,slate,pear,peach sundae,and honey on digestives. Struck matches and fireworks later.
Palate
Sweetie cigarettes,tea,coconut, apricot,smooth,full,syrupy.
Finish
Lingering heat.
Comment
An impressive drop,with a masculine sherry influence.
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