Category: Highland single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released in June 2014 as a limited edition of 450 cases, Old Pulteney 35 Year Old was matured ina combination of American oak ex-bourbon and Spanish sherry seasoned casks. Bottled without chill-filtration and presented in a wooden box with the bottle visible through a porthole.
Sampled on 23/09/2014
Clear, mid golden amber.
Green and baked apple, fruit cake with candied orange peel, cinnamon and vanilla.
Rich and sherried with elegant nutty oak, raisins, oak tannins, salt and orange zest. Drier and nuttier with water.
Dry with lingering oak tannins, burnt fruitcake, cinnamon and clove spice. Overall: Rich sherried fruit dried with oaky tannins.
Closure: Natural cork stopper