Glen Elgin Managers' Choice 2009 Release
70cl, 61.1% abv
Glen Elgin Managers' Choice 2009 Release Single Malt Whisky is an inspiring dram and well worth a purchase; a special single cask release from Diageo, distilled in 1998. A single cask was selected from each of their 27 malt whisky distilleries as part of their recently launched Managers' Choice range. This Glen Elgin was matured in cask number 3678, a rejuvenated European Oak cask. Only 534 bottles were produced.
Nose: Furniture polish, toffee with raisins, prunes and spice.
Palate: Smooth bodied with oranges and peaches, also; root ginger and black pepper.
Finish: Medium; drying to a liquorice aftertaste.