After a few years, Macallan 12 Fine Oak is back to the market. It belongs to the Fine Oak Macallan Serie, that comprehends products reaching 30 years of aging.
- ABV: 40%
- Casks: Bourbon and Sherry Oak Casks
- Age: 12 years
- Number of bottles: not declared
- Price range: € 50 – € 100
- Availability: average
Tasting notes MACALLAN 12 FINE OAK
Nose: it exhibits rich notes of yellow fruit, especially apple. Then it is the time of honey and some spicy notes (white pepper). After a while, vanilla hints are perceivable as well. Saffron and cinnamon complete the aromatic bouquet.
Palate: note of vanilla, yellow fruit and caramel get developed at first. There is also an apple aroma. Light and refined, it is well balanced.
Finish: medium persistence. Apple, spices and vanilla.
An easy to drink whisky. This is not something to underestimate, due to the fact this Scotch can be appreciated also by the newbie.