Glen Scotia Double Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Glen Scotia Double Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Item # 39938 750mL
$71.99/ Single Bottle
$431.94/ Case of 6
ABV
46.00%
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Tasting Notes

A robust, malt dram that is matched by the big oak profile provided by time spent aging in first fill Bourbon barrels before being decanted and finished in Pedro Ximenez Sherry Casks. While savoury and spicy notes dominate, it's the presence of heather and lemon peels that help round this whisky out and make it particularly compelling. Well done.


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Astor's Glossary of Terms

Scotch

As a synonym for Scottish, some people object to the term “Scotch” – but as far as their whisky goes, the Scottish people are required by law to classify the spirit as “Scotch whisky.”

Scotland

History:
Distillation was brought to Scotland from Ireland by missionary monks in the 6th century. In 1644, the first taxes were imposed on Scottish distillers by England, with the result that most of the nation’s whisky was soon distilled illicitly. With the Parliament’s passing of the “Excise Act” in 1824, licensing fees for distilleries were much cheaper. Distilleries started to take out...

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