Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

Sept 2017

This event was hosted by Russ and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Tamdhu Sherry Cask Matured Batch Strength (58.8%) Speyside ($93)


2nd Tasting:  Bruichladdich Islay Barley 2009 Unpeated ($57)

Tasting Notes for:  Tamdhu Sherry Cask Matured Batch Strength (58.8%) Speyside ($93)


Color:  copper


Nose:  fruity, caramel, vanilla, cereal, mint/menthol, peaty


Flavor:  spicy, oily, caramel, sweet, peppery, not subtle


Finish:  medium to long, hot, spicy, sweet, licorice, tongue numbing


Comment:  Great nose, numbing taste.


Score average:  79.1 (range 68 to 89)


1/8 said they would buy at $93