Glenrothes 1996 Editor’s Cask #9973, 57%

Category: Single Malt Scotch

Points: 77

The second of the duo — destined for the U.S. and Taiwan — is a relative youngster and has been extracted from a fresh Spanish oak sherry hogshead. The combination of first-fill and smaller cask size is immediately apparent. The color is mocha dark and the nose has a distinctly sulfurous twist, behind which are black cherries dipped in chocolate, tonka bean, and leather. For me, there’s too much cask and not sufficient Rothes complexities, especially on the palate.


Notice: Trying to get property 'term_id' of non-object in /var/www/vhosts/vesaire.com/httpdocs/wp-content/themes/ipin/single.php on line 161

Notice: Undefined index: r in /var/www/vhosts/vesaire.com/httpdocs/wp-content/themes/ipin/single.php on line 180