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LIMITED EDITION: CONTRAST

This limited release presents a unique opportunity to directly compare the effect of Bourbon and Sherry casks on whisky distilled in specific years at Tomatin Distillery; 1973, 1977, 1988, 1991, 2002 & 2006. Having selected and vatted casks from the same six years in both types of casks, our Distillery Manager, Graham Eunson, has created two incredible whiskies and an exceptional tasting experience.

Cask Type:
1. Fully matured in Ex-Bourbon Casks
2. Fully matured in Ex-Sherry Casks

Strength: 46% alc./vol.

Distribution: Worldwide

Released: July 2015

 

BOURBON MATURED

AROMA
Golden syrup and honey. Lemon & lime. Almond and macadamia nuts, vanilla and custard.
PALATE
Sweet vanilla custard and lemon sponge. Pineapple chunks, raspberries and icing sugar.
FINISH
Sweet, fresh and mellow.

SHERRY MATURED

AROMA
Toffee-apple crumble, Christmas pudding, raisins and treacle.
PALATE
Cinnamon and cloves, peppercorns. Thick cut marmalade.
FINISH
Oily, spicy and chewy.