Macallan Edition No.4
70cl / 48.4% abv
This annual limited edition release from The Macallan showcases the distillery's mastery of wood, with the combination of oak casks handpicked to reflect a modern flavour profile while staying true to the sherry-seasoned oak cask maturation for which the distillery is famed.
This latest release takes inspiration from the new Macallan distillery, revealing how the choice of cask gives structure to the whisky's profile. Developed by Master Distiller, Nick Savage, Edition No.4 is drawn from a combination of European and American oak casks and is presented at a strength of 48.4% abv.
Nose: bold honey and sweet toffee apple notes with orange zest, ginger and nutmeg atop some subtle wood and floral aspects.
Palate: nutmeg and wood spice to the fore with cloves and sweet vanilla following.
Finish: fruity and long lasting with a sweet oak influence.