Glenmorangie
The Taghta

70cl / 46%
  • Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling
Glenmorangie / The Taghta
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A unique whisky from Glenmorangie – everything about The Taghta was designed by consumers: the finishing cask, the name and the label design. Taghta (pronounced tuh-tah) is Scots Gaelic for 'chosen' and the whisky was finished in ex-Manzanilla casks.
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Country
Scotland
Region
Highland
Cask Type
Sherry Finish
Chill Filtered
No
Colouring
Yes

Style

  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness

Character

  • Orange Orange
  • Brine Brine
  • Toast Toast
  • Toffee Toffee
  • Lemongrass Lemongrass
  • Sultana Sultana

Glenmorangie Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Producer's Tasting Notes

    Aroma: Curiously nutty and salty at full strength, reminding you of brazil nuts embedded in toffee, hints of linseed oil, and some savoury cured ham. A splash of water opens up the whisky, bringing into play a burst of aged balsamic vinegar, dried fruits, tangy-orange, and a gentle reminder of Christmas incense and spice.

    Taste: The texture is oily and viscous, with a delicious primary flavour of caramelised orange and lemon, plump sultanas, a hint of brown sugar, but then a wave of salty, briny notes – olives, salted cashew nuts and some nice, toasty oak flavours, like walnut and leather.

    Finish: The long aftertaste is rich, mellow and soothing, with flavours of toffee, caramel, chocolate and dates.

1 Customer Review

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  • 4
    28 February 2015

    Almond, nut butter, sherry presence, waxy, subtle smoke, smooth orange feel. Rose hips, red apples, honey, baklava, puff pastry, allspice, lemon peel. An interesting bottle.