LIMITED EDITION: 1999
Released November 2009
Initial maturation in refill North American oak casks, finished in a Tempranillo wine cask. This is a limited edition of 302 bottles which is sure to prove extremely popular among collectors and connoisseurs. The Tempranillo wine casks come from the Bodegas Borquez which is located in the northern plateau of Spain. The vines are mainly located in the well known Pago de Valderramiro.
Bottled at 57.1% abv and non-chill filtered.
Date distilled – 22 January 1999.
Matured in – refill North American oak casks, finished in a Tempranillo wine cask.
Date bottled – 03 November 2009.
Aroma – Elegant with a rich sweetness. Toffee popcorn, gently toasted hazelnuts, dried orange peel and butterscotch.
Taste – Smooth, velvety texture. Sweetness layered on dry maltiness with hints of cracked black pepper.
Finish – Dry but smooths off with cereal notes