Glenturret 28 (Signatory Vintage 1986/2015 Cask #296) Review

This is a 28 year Glenturret matured in an ex-bourbon hogshead and bottled at 51.8% ABV.

Nose: Super malty with loads of dough – strong candied oranges emerging right away. Quite flowerly overall with lavender – lime juice developing as it opens up.

Palate: Strong heather and quite malty with heavy notes of orange peels and lemon drop candies with a bit of honey.

Finish: Citrus notes dominant as malt lingers on with honey.

Rating: 90/100 – One of the most citrusy malts I’ve had that I can remember – the bright, acidic orange notes complement the strong malt profile nicely.

Value for the money: I think I paid around $200 or so for this one delivered from an EU site awhile back, and I’d gladly pay that again.

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