Glenmorangie Sonnalta PX Review

This was the first Private Edition release from Glenmorangie. It was finished in Pedro Ximinez (PX) sherry casks before being bottled at 46% ABV.

Nose: Rich malt with PX notes in the form of raisins (my typical PX note I pull out). Slight acetone note in the background with a little peach.

Palate: Huge raisins with some added spice and minimal oak.

Finish: Even sweeter than the palate and quite long. Plenty of spices linger with the raisiny PX.

Rating: 90/100 – As a fan of sweeter whiskies, this was right up my alley.

Value for the money: These retailed for around $99 but are long gone. They go for $250 or so on secondary currently, and I’d pass at that price.

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