Posted 31 August 2017 / In Glencadam
Glencadam 15 year old
Glencadam 15 year old was released in its present format in 2011. Nicknamed 'The Rather Dignified', the whisky is unchillfiltered, naturally coloured and bottled at 46% ABV.
Nose: Grassy, herbal and floral. There’s a real spearmint running right the way through this. Toasted oats, earthy malts and salted nuts provide some additional interesting notes. There’s some well-balanced vanilla and a light brine which gives a fresh salinity to the experience.
Taste: A solid mouthfeel which is sweeter and maltier than the nose. Subtle herbs and florals are still present, but play second fiddle to more cask elements – black pepper and a sappy, almost resinous note. Sweetness comes from toffee, and fudge.
Finish: Medium, peppery and slightly astringent.
Glencadam 15 year old is sweet, woody and well made. The herbal notes provide real character and the dram deftly walks a line balancing sweet malts with spicy wood.
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