Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

Jan 2018

This event was hosted by Edith and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Glen Garioch Virgin Oak (48%) ($113)


2nd Tasting:  Ardbeg Non-Chill Filtered 10 year ($60)

Tasting Notes for:  Glen Garioch Virgin Oak (48%) ($113)


Color:  copper, amber, gold


Nose:  sweet, vanilla, sherry, orange, caramel, & lemon/yellow cake!


Flavor:  hot, spicy, tangy, sweet, oily, pepper


Finish:  short & spicy to lingering heat, peppery


Comment:  Great wonderful nose, taste doesn’t match (flat).


Score average:  83 (range 65 to 91)


0/9 said they would buy at $113

 

Missing Craig & Clark;  Edith’s neighbor, Jill, joined us.