Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

Jan 2017

This event was hosted by Scott and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting:  Mortlach Rare Old ($65)


2nd Tasting:  Old Ballantruan 10 years “The Peated Malt” ($65)

Tasting Notes for:  Mortlach Rare Old ($65)


Color:  amber copper


Nose:  nutty, hay/grass, vanilla, caramel, sweet


Flavor:  sweet, spicy, bitter, oily, medicinal


Finish:  tangy, smooth, sweet, peppery, toffee, pleasant, short to medium


Comment:  Pleasant.


Score average:  84 (range 75 to 89)


5/10 said they would buy at $65