The Glenrothes 2001 Vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Combines the maturity of oaky vanilla, with the fullness of ripe black cherries and has a lingering, typically Glenrothes finish of soft spices.
Nose: Lemon meringue pie, sandalwood and a hint of black cherries.
Palate: Oaky vanilla, cream topped with grated nutmeg.
Finish: Sweet oaky vanilla with lingering soft dry spiciness.
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.