Macduff 2000 Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. 11 Year old single sherry cask #5774 distilled 2000 and bottled November 2011. Specially selected by Doug McIvor of Berry Brothers & Rudd exclusively for TheWhiskeyBarrel.com
Jim Murray’s Whiskey 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 Single Malt Whiskey
Macduff Distillery was established in 1960, construction was completed in 1962 and distillation commenced the following year with two stills. A further still was added in 1966, another in 1968 and yet another in 1990 raised the total to the current five. It sits near the coastal town of Macduff on the banks of the River Deveron. Macduff is a Highland malt whisky distillery 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.