Double Cask 15 Years Old
A golden butterscotch colour and warm, harmonious character.
Dried fruit, toffee and vanilla with smooth oak and baked apple. Balanced with notes of honey and chocolate.
Sweet raisin and sultana builds with hints of vanilla, wood spice and citrus.
Warm with ginger turning to caramel and citrus, with a lingering and creamy mouth feel.
Double Cask 15 Years Old
The Macallan’s Double Cask 15 Years Old is a testament to the distillery’s commitment to crafting exceptional single malt Scotch whisky. As a prominent member of The Macallan’s Double Cask series, this expression beautifully balances the influence of two distinct types of oak casks, resulting in a whisky that is rich in flavor and harmoniously matured.
This extraordinary whisky presents itself with a warm, golden amber hue, an indication of its extensive maturation in a combination of American oak and European oak sherry-seasoned casks. The meticulous selection of cask types reflects The Macallan’s dedication to crafting whisky with depth and character.
At the heart of The Macallan’s values is an unwavering commitment to using only the finest natural ingredients and traditional methods. Double Cask 15 Years Old adheres to this commitment, with no artificial additives introduced during the whisky-making process, allowing the natural colors and flavors to shine.
Sipping Double Cask 15 Years Old is a sensory journey through a world of depth and complexity. The palate is graced with notes of vanilla, dried fruits, and a balanced interplay of oak and spice. The fifteen years of maturation in two different cask types allow these flavors to meld into a symphony that is both accessible and sophisticated.
What truly distinguishes Double Cask 15 Years Old is the art of balancing the flavors from American and European oak casks. The American oak imparts a sweet and creamy character, while the European oak sherry-seasoned casks provide depth and complexity. The result is a well-rounded and harmonious single malt Scotch whisky.
In conclusion, Double Cask 15 Years Old is more than just whisky; it’s an invitation to explore the art of maturation and the balance of flavors. Its distinctive flavor profile, natural color, and the marriage of two cask types make it an enticing addition to the world of fine spirits. Whether you’re new to the world of single malt Scotch or a seasoned enthusiast, this expression offers an opportunity to savor the harmonious and flavorful world of Macallan whisky.