Macallan 1989 XOP Black Series
Douglas Laing's XOP (Xtra Old Particular) is the best of the best from the Douglas Laing family vaults. This range of rare aged Single Malt and Single Grain Scotch Whiskies is bottled exactly the way the distiller intended: without colouring or chill-filtration, and at cask strength. This expression part of the extra special Black Series is a single cask Macallan single malt., has spent 30 long years maturing in a refill hogshead. 267 bottles were filled from this cask.
Notes of spicy marmalade, winter spice and a sherried sweetness. A little herbal note picks up. The palate is quite dry and full. Notes of rich winter spice and ground ginger