The Macallan distillery was founded in 1824 and is located in Craigellachie, Moray, and is considered to be a Speyside distillery. Macallan is one of the best selling single malts in the world, alongside Glenlivet and Glenfiddich.
The Macallan 12yr is the introductory offering of the sherry oak range from the distillery, and probably the best known and the most popular expression. Bottled at 43% alc/vol.
NOSE: Vanilla with a hint of ginger, dried fruits, sherry sweetness and wood smoke.
PALATE: Deliciously smooth, rich dried fruits and sherry balanced with wood smoke and spice.
FINISH: Sweet toffee and dried fruits, with wood smoke and spice.