Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

July/Aug 2017

This event was hosted by Clark and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Arran Malt 12 year #5 Cask Strength (52.9%)  ($67)


2nd Tasting:  Glenrothes Sherry Cask Reserve (40%) ($70)

Tasting Notes for:  Arran Malt 12 year #5 Cask Strength (52.9%)  ($67)


Color:  green tea, straw


Nose:  sweet fruit, spice, mint/menthol


Flavor:  spicy, fruit, sweet, warm to hot, cinnamon!


Finish:  short or lingering, honey/sweet, spicy/tangy, hot, peppery


Comment:  Most pleasant puzzler.  Nice blend of sweet and spicy.


Score average:  83 (range 78 to 89)


3/10 said they would buy at $67