Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

June 2018

This event was hosted by Edith (for Jim) and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: The Macallan, Edition No. 3 (48.3%) ($116)


2nd Tasting: Teeling Irish Whiskey, non-chill filtered (46%) ($50)

Tasting Notes for: The Macallan, Edition No. 3 (48.3%) ($116)


Color: amber, copper


Nose: butterscotch, toffee, caramel, sweet, dried fruit, orange, vanilla, spice, sherry, melon, pear, cherries, maple syrup


Flavor: toffee, caramel, spicy, fruity, sweet, nutmeg, honey, spices, hot peppery, vanilla, cherry, tangy, oily


Finish: lingering/long, warm, smooth, peppery, sweet, oily, tangy, sweet


Comment: Spicy, sweet, hot treat; gem of a single malt.


Score average: 90.0 (range 84 to 96)


6/10 said they would buy at $116


Missing Jim; Jill was guest.