GlenAllachie Single Cask IWS Exclusive 2007 First Fill Oloroso Puncheon Cask #7169
This very special whisky has been matured for nigh on 13 years at the GlenAllachie's Speyside Distillery where the final stages of it's coming of age were overseen by Billy Walker and the cask was selected by the Inverurie Whisky Shop owner, Mike Stuart.
The official tasting notes from the distillery:
Nose: Treacle, vanilla, figs, orange zest and cinnamon
Palate: Lashings of raisins, treacle, figs and dark chocolate Fused with orange zest and cloves
Mike Stuart’s tasting notes:
Nose: Dates soaked in brown sugar, toffee, cinnamon and Christmas spices
Palate: Honey, dark chocolate, sticky toffee pudding and toffee Bonbons, Christmas fruit cake with vanilla and cinnamon ice cream.
Drawn from a Single Oloroso Puncheon, it has a natural cask strength ABV of 60.3% and an outrun of a little over 700 bottles.
We are immensely excited about this release, having built up a wonderful relationship with the distillery over the last couple of years. They have been a huge help to not just us, but to independent retailers across Scotland during the COVID 19 crisis and It with huge pride that we are bringing this 12 year old single cask to the table.