Murray McDavid


1990, 8 Years Old, Sherry Cask

ABV 40%
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Brand: Rosebank, Murray McDavid
Expression: 1990, 8 Years Old, Sherry Cask
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 8 years old
ABV: 40%
Country/Region: Scotland / Lowland
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Murray McDavid
Tasting notes
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Sherry, honey, lemons, buttercups.
Palate: Seductively soft and honeyed, with flowery lemon and camomile emerging.
Finish: Smooth, appetising. A teasing balance of sweetness and dryness.
Comment: The flowery youth of the whisky and the freshness of the sherry cask achieve an interesting harmony.
Taster   Jim Murray
Nose: Elegant and fluting, the soft grapes mingle in faultless harmony with the deeper malts and gentle oak. Understated and effortlessly complex.
Palate: Immediately embracing and surprisingly spicy, there is a surge of roasty malt which never succumbs to the succulent grape. Fabulous mouthfeel: slightly oily and viscous.
Finish: A buzzing of soft spices and some cocoa-vanilla notes complete an impressive act.
Comment: This is the sublime to the other's ridiculous.
Visit the distillery
Rosebank (Closed 1993) Distillery, Falkirk, Lowland, Scotland
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