As always with the Macallan Edtions, these a collectible at an approachable price point. A new limited edition, third in the series, with a finitie number of cases released worldwide, and never to be repeated.
The oak casks used to age the whisky delivers at least 80% of the flavor in the final product, and The Macallan invests 10x more in cask management than the industry standard.
There distillery's unique selection of oaks casks created exclusively for this Limited Edition expression exemplifies the close collaboration between Macallan Master Whisky Maker Bob Dalgarno and world renowned master perfumer, Roja Dove. The whiskey whisky was bottled and a higher ABV (48.3%) – Master Whisky Dalgarno's preferred strength to optimize a richer, fuller flavor.
Macallan Edition No. 3 Tasting Notes:
Aroma: Reminiscent of a fine fragrance, the nose leads with distinctive vanilla, fresh cut oak and delicate florals.
Taste: Fresh fruit, vanilla and rich fruit cake with suggestions of apricot, pear and crisp green apple.
Finish: The finish is long, sweet and fruity, leaving a lasting impression on the senses.