Glenrothes 18 Year Old 1997 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Single red wine barrel #12122 bottled November 2015 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series.
Nose. Sweet blackcurrants with red berries & banana shortbread.
Palate. Smooth, creamy strawberry jelly with butterscotch sauce.
Finish. Long, lingering & mouth drying with sweet red berries & a fruity aftertaste.
Glenrothes Single Malt Whiskey
Glenrothes Distillery was established in the narrow valley of the Rothes Burn on the west side of Rothes in the Speyside whiskey region by James Stuart & Co. in 1878. This is a large malt whiskey distillery owned by Berry Bros & Rudd of London, with eighteen washbacks, ten copper stills singing in their own mighty cathedral and has retained its traditional pagoda roof. Popular distillery releases include Glenrothes 1995, 1998 and Glenrothes Peated.