Auchentoshan 1999 Bordeaux Cask Matured

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alc./vol:
58.2%

Proof:
116.4°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

This 11 year old limited edition of 3,600 bottles is the first release of this Lowland malt matured exclusively (rather than just finished) in Saint-Julien Bordeaux wine casks. Bottled at cask strength without chill-filtration.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 01/04/2011

Appearance

Clear, golden amber with Indian gold highlights.

Aroma

Cognac-like vanilla and citrus nose with pencil shaving aromas.

Taste

Spicy, fruity palate with port-like flavours, dry oak and creamy vanillin.

Aftertaste

Spicy finish with slight hickory smoked nuttiness. (Be careful not to over water, best appreciated near to bottling strength).

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