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The Macallan Forties Tasting notes and reviews

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The Macallan Forties

Brand
The Macallan
Expression
Forties
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Single Malt
Abv
40.00%
Produced at
Macallan Distillery
Region
Speyside
Website
www.themacallan.com
Availability
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Michael Jackson

Nose
Light. Fragrant. Herbal. Grassy. Some smokiness.
Palate
Lively. Leafy. Flowery. Dry.
Finish
More peat. Late lemongrass and mustard. Warming. Hot.
Comment
A similar style to 30s but less delicate and more robust.

Dave Broom

Nose
More oak on show. Slightly austere and grassy (dry bracken). Some sulphur.
Palate
Light, dry, quite friable but still with that oily maltiness.
Finish
Medium length. Fresh.
Comment
Manzanilla pasada. The pre-lunch member.
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