Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

Apr 2018

This event was hosted by Julie and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Glenmorangie Spios, aged in x-rye casks, non-chill filtered (46%) ($105)


2nd Tasting: Aultmore of the Foggy Moss, 12 years ($65)

Tasting Notes for: Glenmorangie Spios, aged in x-rye casks, non-chill filtered (46%) ($105)


Color: pale gold, straw


Nose: sweet, dried fruit, floral, apple, orange, cherries, toffee, bananas


Flavor: oily, buttery, spicy, sweet, pepper, vanilla, nutty, medicinal


Finish: lingering, oily, sweet, mild pepper with slight tanginess, spicy, toffee


Comment: Uncomplicated and pleasant oily goodness; smooth but not very complex.


Score average: 84.3 (range 77 to 89)


0/8 said they would buy at $105


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