Glenglassaugh 1972 44YO Rare Cask Release Batch 3 700ml

$4,500.00
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Thanks to years of closure over the past century, Glenglassaugh is a distillery with two types of whisky: very young or very old. This is one of the latter drams, bottled as part of the third batch of single casks released by the distillery. Matured in a cask that previously contained Massandra – a Crimean fortified wine, similar to sherry – and bottled in November 2016, it's a rich and dark dram, packed with dried fruit notes.

  • COLOUR

    Dark amber.

  • NOSE

    Rich prunes and ripe figs, brittle toffee, white pepper and mixed peel.

  • PALATE

    Dark Mediterranean fruits, gentle vanilla pod, a dusting of nutmeg, dark chocolate and caramelised orange.

  • Alc: 42.4%    Cask No.: 1721    Bottle No.: 151/479