Signatory

The GlenDronach

1976, Cask Strength

ABV 53.1%
REVIEWED Issue 19
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Specifications
Brand: The GlenDronach, Signatory
Expression: 1976, Cask Strength
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 24 years old
Year of bottling: 2001
ABV: 53.1%
Country/Region: Scotland / Speyside
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Tasting notes
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Light. Undiluted it's vegetal and grassy with hints of putty and soot. Water brings out a sweeter mash tun/soggy shredded wheat note, almond, dried grass with some melon.
Palate: Gentle, clean and pretty. Vanilla, smoke and a spiky citric lift.
Finish: Grassy and soft.
Comment: Attractive if light. At least someone's bottling it: Allied how about you?
7.8
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Aromatic. Light, clean. Flowery. Nutty maltiness. Restrained peat.
Palate: Lightly malty, syrupy. Very sweet.
Finish: Drying. Faintly peaty. Very leafy. Fruity sourness. Like eating a kumquat.
Comment: An enjoyable malt, but Glendronach is capable of more.
7.5
Visit the distillery
GlenDronach Distillery, Forgue, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Highland, Scotland
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