GlenAllachie 11 Year Old 59.0% at The Whisky Barrel – Scotch Whisky News

GlenAllachie 11 Year Old 59.0%

2009 vintage single Sauternes Barrel from the Speyside distillery. 299 bottles exclusive to the United Kingdom market. Expect heather honey, peaches and apricots with ginger on the finish. Glenallachie 11 Year Old 2009 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. Single cask Sauternes Barrel #3728 bottled August 2020 for the United Kingdom market. 299 numbered bottles.

NOSE: Heather honey, peaches, apricots and notes of ginger.
TASTE: Brimming with heather honey, peaches and apricots, fused with hazelnuts and grapefruit.

Glenallachie Distillery is a Speyside distillery sitting on the eastern edge of Ben Rinnes mountain where it is rather exposed to the elements and is often to be see sitting within the snowline. A modern building and its architect William Delmé-Evans created a distillery which is rather pleasing on the eye. Glenallachie was commissioned in 1967 with two stills which increased to four in 1989 in order to meet blenders ever increasing demand for Glenallachie malt whisky. Whilst official releases are few independent releases are more numerous with those from Signatory Vintage and Cadenheads proving popular.

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