Macduff 2000 Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. 11 Year old single sherry cask #5774 distilled 2000 and bottled November 2011. Specially selected by Doug McIvor of Berry Brothers & Rudd exclusively for TheWhiskyBarrel.com
Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible™ 2013 Winner: 11-15 Years in the Single Cask Scotch (96-points).
Nose: Rich dried fruit aromas, orange peel, a touch of liquorice and background smoke.
Palate: Full bodied – the sweet sherry coats the mouth with plenty of dried fruit and teasing sweetness.
Finish: Long and warming finishes with dark toffee and peppery spice.
Macduff Distillery was established in 1962 near the coastal town of Macduff on the banks of the River Deveron which rises in the mighty Grampian Mountains, and just north of the site of the lost Mill of Banff Distillery. Macduff Distillery is a malt whisky distillery equipped with five stills and contributes to Dewar’s blends of scotch. Glen Deveron is the name given to official bottling of Macduff malt whisky and Macduff to the malt whisky bottled by independent bottlers. Macduff Distillery is situated in Scotland’s Highland whisky region.