Macallan 07-year-old

Overall rating
89.13/100
votes
17
Whiskybase ID
WB22370
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Stated Age
07 years old
Casktype
Sherry Oak
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Label
'The Macallan' neck label
Bottle code
L0045B L10 01/02
Barcode
5010314022600
Bottled for
Giovinetti & Figli Import
Added on
05 jun 2011 3:07 pm
Chillfiltered
Overall rating
89.13/100
votes
17

Average value

€ 1242.18

5 × in wishlist

17 × member ratings

33 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Macallan 07-year-old

2 users have left 2 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 89.13 points.

  1. LiquidThoughts scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    For 7y and 40% absolutely top and so probably not available today, but more% would have been good for him and I would have preferred a little less apple and more orange, but you can't have everything.
    • Nose
      Initially noticeable OB flavor towards damp wood and a nut mix that has been open for a year, but opens up after 5-10 minutes to great bitter orange, freshly ground malt, red apple, marinated ham with honey, candied citrus fruits, cocoa, walnut A hint of nutmeg
    • Taste
      Caramel, cocoa, liquid milk chocolate, red apple and especially apple peel, nutmeg, crunchy malt, a hint of stored Calvados almost, it is so apple-like in the mouth, the bitter orange unfortunately only subtly in the background here, brown sugar, forest honey, a hint of fresh ginger, sweet grasses
    • Finish
      Gentle (clear at 40% and 7y), very shallow in the threading (but without simply breaking off), warm apple and ginger, grasses, barely medium length

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