Macallan Amber
1824 Series

70cl / 40%
  • Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling
Macallan Amber / 1824 Series
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An, unsurprisingly, amber-coloured dram from Macallan, part of the colour-named 1824 Series. It's matured in sherry casks and chosen to be more fully flavoured than the Gold but more restrained than the Sienna. A great example of what Macallan can do with good-quality oak.

Distillery Bottling
1824 Series


  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness


  • Raisins Raisins
  • Toast Toast
  • Cinnamon Cinnamon
  • Grape Grape
  • Milk Chocolate Milk Chocolate

Macallan Amber Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by Stuart P

    Nose: Pain aux raisins and brioche, with some cleansing grapey notes and toasty spice.

    Palate: Cinnamon and boozy raisins. Rich texture, mouthfilling, but still precise and clean. Easy to drink.

    Finish: Boozy apple crumble, with cinnamon and milk chocolate.

5 Customer Reviews

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  • 3
    30 January

    I mean, it''s pretty good. It hits all the right notes, the problem is that it is quite evidently supposed to be the same as the 12 it replaced and it comes up way short and carries a bigger price tag to boot. even as good as the 12 is, for the 92 they were asking here in Ontario it was alot, and the 100 they are asking for this is wah too much. not a bad dram but doesn''t live up to the 12 it''s supposed to replace

  • 4
    23 June 2014

    This is a very different experience to the Gold which is worth avoiding. All be it without an age statement, its still a very enjoyable smooth single malt.

  • 26 March 2014

    Macallan, Macallan, what are you doing. Weak nose and thin taste, this will not end good.

  • 7 October 2013

    Stupendous cinnamon spiced nose. Just pour a dram and sniff this and you'll think its Christmas. Palate is surprisingly a bit thin after the nose but sweetie shop delicious nonetheless. Finish is short but satisfying. The best value of the range I think.

  • 16 May 2013

    Quality apart, it is very difficult to navigate through the Macallan's range now. Don't know whether this was a good move as far as the marketing and Macallan's afficionados is concerned.