Gordon & MacPhail, Speymalt Macallan 1950 (700ml)
Gordon & MacPhail - Speymalt from Macallan Distillery, 1950
ABV 43%, Bottled 2009 - 59 YEARS OLD
Nose without Water Rich, baked fruit aromas - sultanas, prunes, and figs all present. A little peat smoke on the edge.
Palate without Water Sherry wood with rich fruitiness and a burnt/toasted malt edge with traces of liquorice.
Nose with Water A little sweetness now present - treacle toffee. Rich fruitcake aromas with charred oak notes.
Palate with Water Some smoke initially with an oily woodiness. Rich burnt fruit flavours. Body Rich and complex. Finish Subtle smoke with Sherry influences.
Style: Robust - yet smooth
Cask Type: Sherry butts