This review focuses on an expression of Glenrothes which was distilled in 1997, matured in a sherry hogshead for 21 years before being bottled at a cask strength (yes, we said cask strength) ABV of 40.8% ABV by The Single Cask.
So, let's dive right into the review!
The Single Cask Glenrothes 1997 21 Years Old (40.8% ABV)
Nose: Multi-layered with notes of raisins and berries soaked in rum, plum syrup, rolled oats, and old oak.
Palate: Smooth and easy with macerated berries, cinnamon, dark chocolate, and candied oranges.
Finish: Medium with warming wood spice, oak, raisins and oats with honey.
This expression is available for purchase by the dram at The Single Cask!