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The Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask Whisky is part of Macallan’s Double Cask range. In this case the whisky is aged in a combination of Oloroso Sherry seasoned American oak and European oak casks.
The Macallan Distillery is located in Easter Elchies, Craigellachie and was founded by Alexander Reid in 1824. Today the distillery is owned by The Edrington Group Ltd. who also own The Glernrothes, Highland Park and Famous Grouse brands and is one of the three best selling single malt Scotch whiskies in the world with Glenfiddich and Glenlivet. Macallan are most famous for their use of Sherry Casks. The distillery controls the whole journey from forest to cask for both their Spanish and American oak sherry seasoned casks and buy only the best of barrels from premium bourbon producers.
The Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask Whisky is a fully rounded single malt in perfect balance, with flavours of honey, citrus and ginger.
No colouring added.
COLOUR: Harvest sun.
NOSE: Creamy butterscotch with a hint of toffee apple, candied orange, vanilla custard and newly felled oak.
PALATE: Deliciously honeyed, wood spices and citrus, balanced with raisins and caramel.
FINISH: Oak lingers, warm, sweet and drying.