Category: Highland single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Distilled in 1989 at Glen Garioch and aged 23 years in a hogshead. This single cask was bottled in 2013 yielding 322 bottles (released in October 2013). Brandy Casket is part of a range of single cask malts from Wemyss (prounced 'weems') with names also inspired by each whisky's flavour.
Sampled on 03/11/2013
Clear, golden amber.
Newly polished oak table with a fruit basket of strawberries, apricots, apple and vanilla. Faint note of damp cellar.
Buttery stewed apple pie with cinnamon spice.
Flaky pastry, leather, cinnamon and black pepper.
Closure: Natural cork stopper