Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

Oct 2017

This event was hosted by Art and included two Scotches:

1st Tasting:  Glen Scotia 15 years Campbelltown (46%) ($77)

2nd Tasting:  Hibiki (Japanese single malt) (43%) ($70)

Tasting Notes for:  Glen Scotia 15 years Campbelltown (46%) ($77)

Color:  honey, amber, gold

Nose:  fruit, floral, vanilla, cereal, toffee, astringent

Flavor:  toffee/caramel, spice, peppery, resinous, cinnamon!

Finish:  short to long, hot, spicy, sweet, oily, salty, mildly ashy

Comment:  Confounding but pleasant simple sipper; not memorable!

Score average:  81 (range 74 to 84)

2/9 said they would buy at $77