Glenfarclas 1988

Country: Scotland
Region: Speyside
Type: Single Malt
Bottler: Distiller
ABV: 43%
Score: 85 points

Glenfarclas 1988. Photo © 2013 by Mark Gillespie.This expression was bottled in 2000 for the German market from a first-fill Oloroso Sherry cask, and the nose has sherry notes with dried fruits, grapefruit, old leather, and a touch of molasses. The taste starts off sweet and creamy, then a peppery spice builds up quickly, followed by fruity notes of orange peel, grapefruit, and mango. The finish is fruity and lingering. (April, 2013)

Mark Gillespie

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