CASK NO. 36.210

Saint of sore throats

  • ABV 53.0%
  • Age 16 years
  • DISTILLED DATE 31/1/2007
  • CASK TYPE 1st fill ex-px hogshead
  • REGION Speyside
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Tasting Notes

St Andrew is not only the patron saint of Scotland but also of sore throats, happy marriages and fishermen. What better to celebrate than with this throat-pleasing dram, reminiscent of orange chocolate coffee cake, crème brûlée, profiteroles and churros. On the palate we found oaky spiciness and a Portuguese bifana sandwich; sliced pork marinated and simmered in a white wine, garlic and paprika sauce then served with piri-piri and mustard. Water brought salami with fennel, duck breast pastrami and a beetroot salad. To finish we dipped apple slices, Polish sausage and bread cubes into a cheese fondue made with Belgian kriek lambic. Following 13 years in an ex-bourbon hogshead, we transferred this whisky into a first fill American oak PX hogshead.


Indulge in the spirit of Scotland

Hope you're as excited as we are about the upcoming St Andrew’s Day celebrations! It’s that time of year when Scotland comes alive with the vibrant spirit of celebration, bagpipes filling the air, and good company all around.

But what’s a gathering without the true stars of the show? That’s right, we’re talking about our beloved whiskies – the liquid gold that captures the soul of Scotland in every drop.

Imagine this: you, embraced by kindred spirits, toasting the eternal traditions and vibrant wonders of Scotland. The air resonates with joyous laughter and an undeniable sense of kinship. Someone pours you a wee dram of Cask No. 36.21: Saint of sore throats.

As the exquisite liquid dances upon your lips, an orchestration of flavours unfolds. Indulge in the decadence of orange-infused chocolate coffee cake, the velvety elegance of crème brûlée, the delicate allure of profiteroles, and the whimsical delight of churros. And oh, the symphony of flavours continues! On the palate, be ready to experience the captivating embrace of oaky spiciness, intermingled with the tantalising essence of a Portuguese bifana sandwich.

DON’T MISS out on commemorating St Andrew’s Day the right way with this EXQUISITE bottling!