This 30-year-old single malt is an annual release from Glengoyne, matured for three decades in hand-selected sherry casks, of which a single batch typically consists of just 13 casks. This release is limited to just 5,200 bottles, each one individually numbered and presented at a strength of 46.8% abv.
The nose is rich in black cherry and marmalade, with sherry trifle and rum and raisin chocolate. The palate brings bursts of sweetness and plum compote with tangy marmalade, cinnamon, and cloves. the finish is drying with soft oak notes and cinnamon.
Matured for thirty years in sherry oak casks, this Glengoyne is upfront with those trifle notes, which give way in the palate to spicy cinnamon, clove, and tangy marmalade. There’s rum, raisin, plum compote, and sharp black cherry rounding off a spectacular dram.