CASK NO. 89.16

Yummy stuff!

£63.80
  • ABV 60.0%
  • Age 11 years
  • DISTILLED DATE 16/2/2010
  • CASK TYPE 2nd fill ex-PX hogshead
  • Outturn 1 of 242 bottles
  • REGION Speyside
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After nine years in ex-bourbon wood we transferred this into a second-fill PX hogshead. The nose starts with sugared churros and chocolate-coated hazelnuts, then stewed fruits and sherry macerated plums; finally savoury notes of bacon, chorizo and fennel sausage. The palate has a dominant note of cinnamon (in pastries mixed with orange zest, honey and raisins), plus pork crackling; the finish contains cardamom, chai tea and black Dutch rolling tobacco. The reduced nose keeps on giving – chocolate raisins, candied almonds and treacle tart, fruit cake, orange, vanilla and spices – yummy stuff! The palate now has Madeira molasses cake, figs, chocolate fondant, old cognac and cigar humidors.

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