The Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban (gaelic for warmth/passion) begins it's life like the Original being matured in American white oak ex-bourbon casks, before being transferred into specially selected ruby port pipes from the Quintas or wine estates of Portugal. Nonchillfiltered and bottled at 43%.
Nose: Dark mint chocolate, tangerines and Seville oranges mingle with sandalwood and walnut before giving way to a spicy finish of pepper and nutmeg.
Palate: Mint chocolate and walnuts envelop the palate like velvet, laying the foundations for rose, Turkish delight and sweet Seville oranges.
Finish: Long lasting silky aftertaste leaving dark chocolate mints and traces of orange.