The Macallan Rare Cask Batch 1 (2019)
The Rare Cask has been crafted from only handpicked Spanish Sherry seasoned oak casks,
The first bottling of The Macallan Rare Cask since the distillery changed up how it would be releasing this expression. The Rare Cask will now be released in a series of small batches each year (three batches for 2018, four batches for subsequent years), with each batch being a vatting of 50 sherry butts.
Nose : Soft notes of opulent vanilla and raisin pique the nose, giving way to a sweet ensemble of apple, lemon and orange.
Palate : Oak resonates, timeless, polished and rich. Vanilla and chocolate lead the finale along with a citrus zest.
Finish : : Full and warming