This is the flagship of the 1700 series of Macallan: the "Chairman's Release," This was bottled in 2001, 700ml and 43%vol, Manufactured in stunning premium flint gicel glass, this heavy weight modern style flask has a beautifully slender silhouette. This is complimented by the containers gently curving shoulders and thick base which give the flask its distinctive character, perfectly reflecting the exceptional whisky inside. A must have for any Macallan enthusiasts. Please note slight wear and tear to the box - message us if you'd like to see a picture. Nose: Bitter dark orange chocolate. In fact, Chocolate Orange (Dark) in a glass! Palate: Smooth, lots of dark chocolate, a little smoke and a little earthy flintiness. Very much a dessert whisky. Finish: Long and slightly smokey, still continuing with notes of chocolate oranges.