This smells a lot younger than it is, the nose is very active and has some bite to it. On the palate it’s still very intensely flavoured but tastes more its age. Not a bad whisky all in all but I think it was a little unbalanced and do prefer the sherry maturation.Reviewed in my blog:https://iwriteaboutstuffilike.com/2017/05/23/glengoyne-20/
Slight ethanol and acetone bite even after resting a little. Light wood. Vanilla. Shoe polish. Floral. Malted milk.
Vanilla. Light, but very intense wood. Bitter. Yellow fruits. Tinned fruit salad in syrup.
Long. Glace cherries. Vanilla. Lemon zest. Bitter wood. Light woodspice. Light herbal notes.