Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

August 8, 2018

This event was hosted by Clark and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Glencadam 15-Year-Old Highland (46%) ($102)


2nd Tasting: Highland Park Full Volume from Orkney, Scotland (47 %) ($100)

Tasting Notes for: Glencadam 15-Year-Old Highland (46%) ($102)


Color: straw, pale


Nose: medicinal x3, grassy x3, sweet x2, apple, caramel, cereal, chocolate, clean, dry, fruity, hot, melon, sage, salty, wood


Flavor: pepper x2, hot x2, ashy, burnt toffee, cherry, fire, honey, light, pleasant, spicy, sweet, tangy, vanilla, warm


Finish: hot, warm, medium-long to lingering, sweet, pepper, sage, tangy


Comment: Simple sweet, hot, pleasant summer sip; had better.


Score average: 82.5 (range 70 to 92)

3/10 said they would buy at $102