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Macallan Terra

Overall rating
84.32/100
votes
65
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Quest Collection
Bottled
2017
Casktype
1st Fill European & American Sherry Oak Casks
Strength
43.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5010314305123
Bottled for
Global Travel Retail Exclusive
Added on
14 Oct 2017 12:12 pm by whisk-O-thek
Uncolored

Average value

€ 156.86

22 × in wishlist

65 × member ratings

311 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Macallan Terra

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.32 points

  1. YuraLM scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      88 88
      At the first smell of oak, dry fruits, dustiness then juicy fruits, cinamon, toffee. At the finish sweet plum
    • Taste
      85 85
      Sugared fruits, toffee, sugar molasses
    • Finish
      85 85
      Sweet, long-lasting, toffee

  2. Dris scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    Distinct cane sugar sweetness. Understated maltiness with a minimal sultana twist. Not much body to it, just the bland sweetness. Does not work for me.
    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      81 81

  3. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Of all the new NAS Macs, it's the one with the least amount of soap and other junk, pretty dark and crisp, yummy.
    • Nose
      Chestnut, brown sugar, maple syrup, burnt butter, raisins, dresser, leather, chocolate with orange pieces
    • Taste
      Brown sugar, dark malt, flamed orange, chestnut, walnut, leather, chest of drawers, chestnut, maple syrup, licorice, furniture polish, nut chocolate
    • Finish
      Nuts, dark malt, leather, some orange zest, medium-long

  4. ctu scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Not a sherry bomb like Ruby, massively oaky too.
    • Nose
      Sherry, maple syrup, raisin, gerbeaud, orange peel and milk coffee.
    • Taste
      Sherry, tannic oak, strawberry white chocolate and cocoa.
    • Finish
      Medium length, spicy, oaky.

  5. The Macallan scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Much better then the Quest and the Lumina, lovely sheried layers compared to the Ruby this one has less big sherry flavors you would expect from European oak.
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  6. AlainMalt09 scored this whisky 83 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  7. Drochaid scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    The Macallan Terra is a classic filling of firstfill sherry casks and comes with hints of toffee, dried fruit and spicy notes of wood. The barrels come from Tevasa and Vasyma from Jerez de la Frontera in Spain. Bottled in a 70 cl bottle with 43.8% volume

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