Glengoyne 12 years old single malt is distilled air dried barley which is unpeated.This bottling has been matured in 1st fill bourbon wood , there is also less sherry wood as a result giving a completely different taste and nose. The majority of the wood is USA/European refill casks, the whisky is also chill filtered. In summary, it's nothing like the cask strength, the only thing that is the same is the age statement.
Appearance: Natural rich gold.
Nose: Coconut oil, lemon zest, honey and dried malt.
Initial Taste: Toffee apples and cinnamon spice.
After Water: Ginger, fresh orange and shortbread.
Finish: Mellowed by hints of sherry and soft oak. Well balanced.