Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

November 13, 2018

This event was hosted by Art and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Stronachie 18-Year-Old (46%) ($95)


2nd Tasting: Cardhu 12-Year-Old (40%) ($56)

Tasting Notes for: Stronachie 18-Year-Old (46%) ($95)


Color: Straw


Nose: banana x4, apple/green apple x3, melon x3, caramel x2, cinnamon x2, grape x2, vanilla x2, cereal, cherry fruit, citrus, grass, nutmeg, salt, spice, sweet


Flavor: pepper x4, cinnamon x3, citrus x3, honey x2, hot x2, salt x2, spice x2, green apple, heather, medicinal, nutty, oak, oily, phenolic, sweet x4, vanilla, warm


Finish: warm to hot, lingering to long, ashy, astringent, cinnamon, oaky, salty, sweet, toffee

Comment: Alive, Pleasant, Too much pepper, Meh!, Interesting nose, better then taste, Not perfect, Red hot, grew on me, Warm winter sip, 

Thanksgiving.


Score average: 84.5 (Range 77-89)


4/10 said they would buy at $95