Glenfarclas 30 Year
Glenfarclas // Highlands, Scotland
This single malt whisky was produced by Glenfarclas, a family-owned distillery for six generations. Its packaging pays homage to the bright red doors of the Glenfarclas warehouse. This 30 year whisky matured exclusively in European oak ex-oloroso sherry casks and is bottled at 43% ABV.
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
"Old sherry bomb! Very aromatic with rich notes of golden raisins soaked in rum. With a little time in the glass, menthol and/or eucalyptus seem to appear. On the palate is a huge hit of dried fruits like dates, figs or prunes. Christmas cake in a glass. The finish is long and very tannic like a strong cup of black tea. This is a belly warmer indeed. "