Cask No. 24.151

Meandering a maze of souks

Speyside, Spey

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We prepared a pitcher of ‘Pomegranate Storm’, using pomegranate molasses, rum, orange liqueur, lemon juice, ginger beer, soda water and a dash of orange bitters. On the palate cinnamon custard, creme caramel, coconut macaroons and sea buckthorn doughnuts. A drop of water and we walked through a maze of souks with exotic aromas of argan oi, cumin, saffron, turmeric and ras el hanout teasing our senses. We then ate fresh barhi dates, so sweet and creamy – reminding us of fresh sugar cane, coconut and butterscotch. In 2018 we combined selected Oloroso butts before returning the single malt to a variety of different casks to develop further. This is one of those casks.

Cask: First-fill American oak Pedro Ximenez hogshead
Age: 12 years
Date distilled: October 2008
Alcohol: 63.1%
USA allocation: 120 bottles

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