Cask No. 41.134   

Horn of plenty

Speyside, Spey

A cornucopia of aromas; hazelnut coffee with a sweet amaretto biscuit, baked apple pie, Jamaican ginger cake, old fashioned dunnage warehouse and a hint of tobacco. Very juicy on the palate neat with plenty of heat like ginger-spiced mulled wine and a pleasant lasting finish of redcurrant relish. When we added a drop of water a warm woody aroma emerged and while one of us sat in a tree eating apricots, the others carved wood from of old whisky staves. The taste was now chocolate dipped-candied orange slices, German dark chocolate rum-balls and apple cinnamon crumble.

Cask: Refill hogshead
Age: 11 years
Date distilled: June 2008
Alcohol: 56.6%
USA allocation: 54 bottles

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