Peated

46% ABV

In contrast to the traditional, non-peated character of the GlenDronach, this particular whisky has, unusually, been distilled using peated malted barley. The GlenDronach ‘Peated’ pays homage to the peat historically used to dry the malted barley in the traditional floor matlings during the early days of the distillery. The subtle peated notes in this intriguing expression complement the classic GlenDronach Highland character and the rich sherry notes drawn from the wood.

TASTING NOTES

EXPRESSION

The GlenDronach Peated

APPEARANCE

Vivid harvest gold.

NOSE

A delightful aroma of ripe gooseberries dusted with cinnamon sugar combines with a contrasting crisp citrus twist. The delicate peat influence gives a smouldering charred wood character filled with freshly ground barley and hints of vanilla toffee.

PALATE

Vibrant oak spices and floral heather honey develop to rosehips and barley sugars, all warmed by a touch of white pepper. Subtle peat notes complement the palate by giving a delicate depth and dryness of glowing campfire embers.

CONCLUSION

A unique marriage of crisp fruit and barley-laden Highland characteristics surrounded by gentle peat smoke, intriguingly reminiscent of heather burning in the distant glens.

BACK TO ALL WHISKIES

AWARDS

  • International Wine & Spirit Competition 2016 - Silver Medal
  • International Wine & Spirit Competition 2017 - Silver Outstanding Medal

STOCKISTS

Please Drink Responsibly.

BenRiach and Glendronach are registered trademarks. ©2017 BenRiach. All rights reserved.

To find out more about responsible consumption, visit Drinkaware.co.uk and OurThinkingAboutDrinking.com.

All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

Welcome to the Glendronach

Please enter your birthday

Do not choose this option if you use a shared computer

This site uses Cookies. I agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Please Drink Responsibly.

BenRiach and Glendronach are registered trademarks. ©2017 BenRiach.

All rights reserved. To find out more about responsible consumption, visit Drinkaware.co.uk and OurThinkingAboutDrinking.com All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.