The Glenrothes 1988 Vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Matured in a combination of Spanish and American oak; previously seasoned with both sherry and whiskey. Bottled 2014.
Nose: rich, spicy: ripe, dark, berry fruits.
Tase: rich, full flavour: candied orange peel, fruit compote.
Finish: very long, medium sweet finnish.
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.