Unlike most other single malts Glengoyne has been preserving the essence of its flavour for decades by using air-dried barley rather than barley dried using harsh peat smoke. The result is a more subtle, complex whisky in which all of the delicate flavours are freely allowed to express themselves.
Appearance: Golden yellow. Clear and bright Nose: Sweet, with toffee and popcorn aromas. Slightly nutty, with fresh apples coming through. Mouthfeel: Warming Initial Taste: Clean. Apples and grass with a hint of sweet liquorice. After Water: Sweeter. Linseed oil and almonds. Finish: Sweet and malty. Comments: Great introduction to Glengoyne range.