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Old Malt Cask Macallan 1986 21 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Old Malt Cask Macallan 1986 21 Years Old

Brand
Old Malt Cask
Expression
Macallan 1986 21 Years Old
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Single Malt
Age
21 years old
Abv
50.00%
Vintage
1986
Produced at
Douglas Laing & Co ~ Macallan Distillery
Region
Speyside
Website
www.douglaslaing.com
Availability
Global except USA and RSA

Martine Nouet

78
Nose
Resinous. Pine needles warmed by the sun. Gets creamier on time. Butterscotch. Vanilla crème brûlée. A hint of liquorice.
Palate
Smooth. Well balanced. Apples cooked in cider. Getting gingery.
Finish
Dry,crisp.Spicy
Comment
A good deliveryof oak and fruit,well combined. Quite a spicy character.

Dominic Roskrow

68
Nose
Delicate,flower blossom,grassy.
Palate
Stewed apple,some spice,quite thin.
Finish
Fruity,and medium long.
Comment
Not as rich as some Macallans but not an embarrassment.
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