Glenmorangie Bacalta is the 8th release of Glenmorangie’s Private Edition series. The Glenmorangie Bacalta owes its complex character to a finish in unique casks, which were seasoned with Malmsey Madeira after being heavily toasted. This single malt is rich, sweet, and fruity with caramelized fruits after taste.
Nose: Succulent apricots ripened in Madeira’s island sun emerge from fragrant, honeyed aromas. A curiously flinty note gives way to beguiling hints of white chocolate.
Taste: Complex layers of honeycomb follow an initial burst of mint toffee. Almonds come forth to mingle with dates, caramelised oranges and more apricots.
Finish: Creamy fudge emerges in the long, syrupy aftertaste, alongside caramelised citrus and pears. All are played out against an intriguing mentholic backdrop...