Macallan Exceptional Single Cask 2019/ESB-5542/02
70cl / 57.6% abv
Macallan Exceptional Single Cask 2019/ESB-5542/02 Description
This single cask expression comes from Macallan's renowned Exceptional Single Cask series, first introduced in 2017. Distilled in April 1997 and matured for 22 years in a European oak sherry butt, this expression was selected for bottling by The Macallan Whisky Maker Sarah Burgess. This Speyside single malt was bottled in August 2019 at a natural cask strength of 57.6%, with an outturn of just 581 bottles, originally limited to Europe, Asia, Global Travel Retail and direct from The Macallan.
Nose: ssmoked almonds and clove-studded oranges with dried fruits and aged oak.
Palate: rich and complex with sweet liquorice, spicy ginger, bitter orange and oak spice.
Finish: medium with dry, nutty aspects.