Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

January 14, 2019

This event was hosted by Julie and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Glenfiddich Experimental Series - Project XX, Release #02 (47%) ($80)


2nd Tasting: Highland Park Magnus (40%) ($40)

Tasting Notes for: Glenfiddich Experimental Series - Project XX, Release #02 (47%) ($80)


Color: Gold, honey


Nose: butter scotch x2, caramel x2, cherry x2, floral x2, apple, baked apple, banana, banana bread, dried fruit, grape, grass, honey, mellow, pear, sweet, woody


Flavor: caramel x3, oily x3, fruity x2, pepper x2, phenolic x2, almond, astringent, candied fruit, citric, ginger, honey, smooth, spice, tangy, vanilla cream


Finish: Medium to long, warm to hot, spicy, sweet, oily.


Comment: A smooth, well rounded, comprehensively good whiskey.


Score average: 88.8 (range 80 to 93)


8/10 said they would buy at $80