70cl / 46% abv
The 9th release in the Private Edition series from Glenmorangie distillery, Spìos (pronounced 'spee-oss') takes its name from the Gaelic for 'spice', reflecting the character of this single malt wholly matured in American ex-rye casks – the first such release from the distillery. Bottled at a strength of 46% abv, free from chill-filtration.
Nose: fresh and herbal with cherry, clove, mint toffee and green grass.
Palate: a characteristic rye spice with toffee, cloves and cinnamon emerging amidst nutmeg and buttery vanilla.
Finish: rich and sweet with a citrus tang.