Glenfarclas 21 Year
Glenfarclas // Highlands, Scotland
Glenfarclas 21 Year is matured exclusively in European oak ex-oloroso sherry casks. A majority of the casks are 1st and 2nd fill with the remainder being 3rd and 4th fill. Glenfarclas is a family-owned distillery since its founding in 1836. Bottled at 86 proof.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask TypeEuropean oak ex-oloroso sherry cask
"Apple cider, honey, wool, and roasted barley make your acquaintance before dried apricots and wood spices take over. Malted barley and more honey greet you in the middle saddled with a pinch of tobacco. The finish is dry and has a lingering taste of mint."