The Macallan Classic Cut 2019, and the previous ones!

Macallan Classic Cut 2019

The first sign of the anticipated 2019 edition of the Macallan Classic Cut showed up last week, we’ve compiled some information about the earlier releases in this series below.


The Macallan Classic Cut

The Macallan Classic Cut – 2019 edition
ABV: 52.9%
No. of bottles: TBA
Official tasting notes: TBA


The Macallan Classic Cut – 2018 edition
ABV: 51.2%
No. of bottles: No official information
Official tasting notes: Colour: Earthy gold
Nose. Orange and lemon citrus dominates the sweet notes of nutmeg and ginger and hints of vanilla and polished oak.
Ginger and nutmeg with a full bodied sweet vanilla and orange note.
Medium sweet with a long dry oak finish.


The Macallan Classic Cut – 2017 edition
ABV: 58.4%
No. of bottles: 90,000 bottles
Info: Is often referred to just as “The Macallan Classic Cut”, and was released late 2017 in the US and early 2018 in Europe.
Official tasting notes: Colour: Autumn sunset
Nose: Creamy vanilla custard, sweet ginger and fresh sweet oak.
Palate: Caramel, hints of orange zest and a warming nutmeg spice.
Finish: Satisfyingly long, with a warming oak and a sweet mouth coating.