Welcome to the wonderful world of Glendronach PX Single Cask! As one of the most sought-after and revered single malt Scotch whiskies, this exquisite expression is the perfect combination of Highland spirit and the finest Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks from Andalucia in Spain.
The liquid itself has a bright copper orange hue, which coms solely from the sherry casks in which it is aged without any added artificial coloring. Tasting notes include hints of malt, oak, chocolate, roasted almonds, and black pepper with a soft dry finish that lingers for an extended time.
This superbly sherried single malt is matured for at least 12 years in a combination of thee two Spanish sherry casks. Bottled at 43% ABV with natural color Glendronach 12 Year Old is a sweet and creamy dram that will surely delight your taste buds.
Brown-Forman recently took over ownership of this brand as well as two other Single Malt Scotch Whisky brands: The BenRiach and Glenglassaugh. This addition further increases Brown-Forman's growing whiskey portfolio while allowing them to continue bringing amazing whisky experiences to all its customers.
If you are lookng for a whisky full of complexity, character, and depth – be sure to try Glendronach PX Single Cask! Enjoy every sip knowing that you are experiencing one of Scotland's finest expressions available today.
The Type of Cask Used for The GlenDronach
At GlenDronach, we take great pride in the quality of our whisky. We use only the finest Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks from Andalucia in Spain for our whisky maturation. These unique casks impart a deep complexity and character to our Highland spirit, making it trly exceptional. The Pedro Ximénez sherry cask is known for its intense sweetness, while the Oloroso sherry cask provides a rich nutty flavor. Our commitment to using only the best cask types ensures that each bottle of GlenDronach is as smooth and flavorful as the last!
Tasting Notes for GlenDronach Whisky
GlenDronach has a complex, rich flavor profile comprised of a variety of notes. On the nose, you'll detect aromas of sweet malt, oak, dark chocolate, roasted almonds and black pepper. The taste is full-bodied with flavors of honey and dried fruit that are complemented by spice and nuts. The finish is soft yet intense with a lingering hint of black pepper and oak that adds depth and complexity to the overll experience. Its bright coppery orange color comes from the casks in which it's aged, as no artificial coloring is added. All in all, GlenDronach is an enjoyable whisky that offers a unique flavor for connoisseurs to savor.
Is GlenDronach Whiskey Sweet?
Yes, The GlenDronach 12 year old is a sweet single malt whisky. It is matured in a combination of Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks, which gives it a sweet and creamy character. On the palate, you can expect to find notes of honey, dried fruit, nutmeg and spices. The ABV of 43% ensures that the sweetness doesn't overpower the oter flavours, making it a well-balanced dram.
Who Is the Owner of GlenDronach Whisky?
GlenDronach Whisky is now owned by Brown-Forman, a global spirits and wine company based in the United States. Brown-Forman acquired the brand in 2016, bringing it into their portfolio of esteemed whiskey brands. The GlenDronach is known for its rich, full-bodied flavor and has been produced in the Highlands of Scotland since 1826. With its new ownership, GlenDronach will continue to produce its award-winning whisky with a commitment to quality that has made it a favorite among whisky connoisseurs around the world.
What Region is GlenDronach From?
The GlenDronach Distillery is located in Speyside, Scotland's world-famous whisky region. Situated on the B9001 off the A97 from Huntly, in the Valley of Forgue, it is close to many tourist routes and other attractions. Speyside is renowned for its production of single malt Scotch whiskies and The GlenDronach Distillery produces some of the finest examples of this style. It has a great reputation for producing malts with a rich and intense flavor, making it one of the most popular distilleries in Scotland. So if you're looking for a great single malt Scotch whisky experience, The GlenDronach Distillery in Speyside should be your fist choice!
The GlenDronach PX Single Cask, with its marriage of Highland spirit and Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks from Andalucia in Spain, provides an exquisite depth, complexity, and character to the whisky. Its natural color and 43% ABV make it a sweet, creamy dram with tasting notes of malt, oak, chocolate, roasted almonds and black pepper. Matured for at lest 12 years in a combination of the finest Spanish Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks this single malt is now part of Brown-Forman's growing whiskey portfolio. All in all, The GlenDronach PX Single Cask is a fine representation of the artistry that goes into making great whisky.