Macallan 1990 Signatory
Added on Wednesday, Dec 24, 2008 at 12:51 AM
  Bottler: Signatory
  Age: 12 yrs Type: Scotch
  Vintage: 1990 Subtype: Single Malt
  ABV: 46.00 % Region: Speyside
  Price: $90 Availability: Specialty Stores
Distilled 7th May 1990     Bottled 7th February 2003     Cask no. 8744     734 bottles
Member Ratings and Notes
Malty, moderate sherry, with lots of caramel, some vanilla, mild spice.  Rather sweet.  Medium-bodied.  A familiar number, but decent enough to enjoy. 
N: Citrus and sherry.
P: But not a lot of sherry after that.
F: Seems very hot for 46%. 

N: Sulphur and sherry.  Raisins and prunes provides alot of dark sweetness. Theres menthol in the background as well.

P: The sulphur really makes a statment here.  Its dark and yeasty.  Some black licorice and black coffe bitterness.

F: The herbal menthol notes return with some bitterness


Noses nicely even with the sulphur but the sulphur really ruins the palate.

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