MACLEOD’S Highland Single Malt 40% abv
Selected to represent all the excellent aspects of glorious Highland whisky, namely their elegance, complexity and dry, smoky notes, the Macleod’s Highland single malt Scotch whisky is the perfect whisky to introduce someone to Highlands whisky with.
Bottled at 40% abv.
Colour: Golden Amber
Nose: Light and not at all complex. But pleasant enough. Basically Malt, Vanilla, Oak, Buttered Toast, Vegetables, Heather, Honey and Mushrooms. Light Spices, Apple and a puff of Smoke from a very distant Fire.
Palate: On the Thin Side. Sweet but also slightly Salty. Quite tasty with tons of Vanilla, Oak, Sweet Cereals, Heather, Honey, Nut Casks, Pepper, Brown Sugar and a whiff of Smoke.
Finish: Sweet Malt and Honey at first followed by Pepper, Milk Chocolate, Oak and a pinch of Salt. Dry and a bit Mineral towards the end.