An exceptional 15 year old from the Macallan. This was matured in a mix of sherry and bourbon, one of the best from the fine oak range.
The nose is quite subtle and of medium-body. There are notes of rich, lush stone fruits and Bramley apple, a hint of peel and some Calvados notes. There are some dry wood notes with a definite mustiness. The palate is quite full and round with plenty of bourbon notes. The winter spices and vanilla creme abound with a chewy oak underlying. A little dark chocolate appears. The finish is of medium-length with dry oak.