This new bottling from Speyside distiller Balvenie, uses their newly crafted marry vessel Tun 1501. This is the first batched released which is made from of 41 casks, 34 aged in American oak and seven from Sherry butts married for a 3 month period before bottling at 47.1% vol. Each bottle carries and A4 poster detailing the character of each cask for spiciness, oakiness, delicacy and sweetness.
Distilllery Tasting Note
:Deep[ and rich on the nose, with floral notes, sweet vanilla and orange peel. Velvety smooth to taste with tangy citrus, mellow cinnamon spice and blossom honey.