Glenfarclas The Masters Selection 9 Years Old Cask 2777 59.6% 2009


4.3 sterren - 2 professionele reviews
€ 165,30 (excl. BTW)
200,01 (in. BTW)
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Distileerderij Glenfarclas
Bottelaar OB
Serie X
Gebotteld voor Mr.Han van Wees MASTER OF THE QUAICH
Gedistilleerd op 2009
Gebotteld 26.03.2018
Land Schotland
Streek Speyside
Leeftijd 9
Cask Type 1st Fill Sherry Hogshead
Vatnummer 2777
Alcohol percentage 59.6
Inhoud 0,70
Conditie In Original Wooden Container
Etiket Perfect
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Professionele reviews

BOW (89)

On March 26, Han van Wees was appointed Master of the Quaich. This very honorable title was only granted to a Dutch citizen for the third time. Especially for this occasion Glenfarclas bottled a beautiful barrel under the The Family Casks label. This Masters Selection was selected by Han van Wees and production manager Callum Fraser. It was a first fill sherry hogshead (no. 2777) with distillate from 2009. He was recently bottled with an age of nine years. There are only 327 bottles available with a barrel strength of 59.6%.

OTHER (86)

Words of whisky:

Nose: Dried fruits and cocoa powder, as well as chocolate truffles. Followed by caramel glazed red apples. Somewhat one-dimensional, but pretty mellow, especially at such a high percentage. Water brings out a touch of soy.
Taste: Here it shows its (relative) youth. A sherry bomb with lots of oomph. Sweet arrival with cherries, milk chocolate and some mint leaves. Soft notes of pepper. There’s a touch of pomelo. Water reveals a more syrupy, slightly fruitier side.
Finish: Drying with chocolate sweetness and a bit of lingering chili heat.

Score: 86

A satisfying Glenfarclas bottled in celebration of a remarkable milestone.


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