A 15-year-old Macduff bottled by Japanese independent bottler Acorn.
Macduff is a distillery primarily used to create stock for blends, there are a few single malts on the market under the Glen Deveron ÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¦Ã¢â‚¬Å“ or straight Deveron ÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¦Ã¢â‚¬Å“ name, but the name does appear on a few independent bottled expressions.
This expression from Acorn is typical to the Macduff house style, with an powerful floral, English garden nose.
Acorn limited operates from Ikebukuro, Tokyo. Mr. Seishi Tsuta is the president of Acorn limited and begun his independent bottling after working for Oddbins wine auctions in London throughout the 70s and early ÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Â¹Ãƒâ€¦Ã¢â‚¬Å“80s. His bottlings are spirit driven and look to reflect distillery styles rather than cask influence.
Nose: Overwhelming fragrance of white flowers, mandarin skins, Portugese tart.
Palate: Limoncello and egg custard.
Finish: Orange blossom, toasted brioche, unsweetened vanilla, white chocolate.
- Single Malt