The Macallan, distilled in the heart of Speyside, is one of the great malts of
the world, and is available at a bewildering variety of ages. This is the ?entry
level? expression, famed for its continuing use of ex-Sherry wood. A parallel
Fine Oak range now also exists, which places greater reliance on American Oak.
The nose is sweet and distinctive, with Sherry, toffee and malt. Big bodied and
distinctively Sherried on the palate, but always refined and elegant. The Sherry
lingers long in the finish, accompanied by orange, oak and just a wisp of smoke.
Deservedly considered a classic