Is GlenDronach 12 sweet?

This superb richly sherried single malt is matured for at least 12 years in a combination of the finest Spanish Pedro Ximenez and Oloroso sherry casks. The GlenDronach 12 year old Original is a sweet, creamy dram bottled at 43% ABV and natural in colour.

Is GlenDronach chill filtered now?

“The GlenDronach has removed ‘Non Chill Filtered’ from its packaging to provide the flexibility in their whisky-making processes to optimize consistently exceptional quality, flavor, clarity, and stability.

How old is GlenDronach 15?

Matured for 15 years in Oloroso and Pedro Ximenez Sherry casks. This producer also make a Moscatel Finish and Tawny Port Finish whiskies aged 15 years.

What whiskey does Brown Forman make?

Today Brown-Forman is one of the largest wine and spirits producers in the world, and owns the biggest-selling American whiskey, Jack Daniel’s. Its portfolio also includes Woodford Reserve and Old Forester Bourbons, Herradura and El Jimador Tequilas, Finlandia vodka and Chambord liqueur.

Where is GlenDronach 12 from?

And that’s a good thing: The GlenDronach is one of the better sherried malts in Scotland, and its 12-year-old expression is a nifty entrée to the world of sherried whisky.

Is Laphroaig chill filtered?

Laphroaig’s flagship 10-year-old single malt is a chill filtered whisky (and also uses spirit caramel for color but that’s another story for another time). The whiskies above the 10 year in their stable including their Lore and Triple Wood releases are non-chill filtered.

Is GlenDronach still good?

Over the last several years, GlenDronach has emerged as one of the most exciting and best valued Scotch whiskies and has become a consistent medal winner in international competitions.

What does GlenDronach 12 taste like?

The influence of Oloroso and PX casks means Glendronach 12 leans on the sweeter side, but never becomes a total sherry bomb. The front of the palate is light, with more flavors and an oily mouthfeel building on the middle and back of the palate. There is a low to medium level of heat, with the spice covered up by all that oily sweetness.

Is GlenDronach 12 aged in Oloroso?

The GlenDronach 12 is aged in Oloroso casks and then finished in PX casks to impart a heavenly bit of sweetness to it… at least that’s what the marketing wants us to believe. So what about the truth? What does this 188 year old distillery (owned by BenRiach) have to offer us besides a 12 year old sherried single malt at a decent price?

Is GlenDronach a good Sherry?

And the GlenDronach is a lot “meatier” in flavour then the other reasonably-priced sherry bombs here. Thanks for the review Josh! Even here in the USA it’s a killer deal for such a heavily sherried whisky carrying an age statement. Cheers! My go to SM daily sipper, hands down. Agree completely with this review. Decent price as well.

What is GlenDronach whisky?

GlenDronach is a classically sherried whisky. The meaty, sturdy spirit distilled near the Dronach Burn in Speyside is naturally suited to long aging in ex-sherry casks. Most of the products on the shelf are bottled from the stocks of maturing whisky distilled by the previous owners.