Scallywag 10 Year

Blended Malt

Scallywag // Speyside, Scotland

community rating

4 out of 5 stars
( 7 )

This limited edition whisky was released in May 2018 and is one of several bottlings released by Douglas Laing & Co. marking the 70th anniversary of the brand. Scallywag is named for the family’s Fox Terrier whose face appears on the packaging. This is a vatting of Speyside single malts aged entirely in ex-sherry casks. Aged 10 years (70 in dog years), it is bottled un-chillfiltered and without added color.

  • age
    10 Year
  • Cost
  • abv
  • Blended Malt
    Comprised of malted whisk(e)y from two or more distilleries; aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    ex-sherry (oloroso & Pedro Ximenez)

Tasting Notes

"The nose gives plenty of sweetness—lots of cotton candy and brown sugar. A good amount of honey too. The palate has a very sweet arrival, which is a further testament to the sherry maturation. Milk chocolate, but also plenty of spices which linger for a long while. A very proper, rich blended malt whisky."

Score 85

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