The Macallan Exceptional Single Cask 1950
The Macallan Exceptional Single Cask 1950 is limited to 336 bottles. This expression was aged in a first-fill Sherry butt cask, which was filled on 9 November 1950 and bottled on 24 September 2018. Bottled at 53.4% abv, the single malt has notes of “polished antique oak, delicate peaches, and vanilla” on the nose” while the palate has “orange peel zest with warm root ginger” and “subtle hints of peat”.
The Exceptional Single Cask range “showcases the depth and diversity of The Macallan” with each expression “revealing a particular character, a subtly different flavour or an aroma in the background”.