account-logged-inaccountarrow-leftbasketbasketcirlce-successclosecreditSlice 1lockedlogoutmarkerSlice 1successsuccessSlice 2truckSlice 1amexjcbmaestromastercardpaypalpaypal-iconpaypal-sm-iconpaypalvisaworldpay-colorPowered byworldpayPowered byfacebooktwitteryoutube
This website requires the use of cookies. To find out more about our use of cookies, view our privacy policy
Jump to Content
We use our own and third party cookies to improve our website and provide you with relevant experiences and advertising suited to your preferences. By continuing to browse the site we assume that you accept our cookie policy. Close

CASK No. 46.69

Old & dignified

Ruby boozeday

Price
£82.00

Login or join the Scotch Malt Whisky Society to enjoy all members-exclusive privileges including access to our unique range of ever changing single cask whiskies.
Age 20 Years
Date Distilled 28th January 1998
Cask Type Second Fill Charred Ex-Red Wine Barrique
Region Speyside
Outturn 1 of 261 bottles
ABV 55.4%

Description

The panel noted first the enticing ruby hue of the whisky and were then both surprised and delighted to find a complex and delicate aroma brimming with notes of paprika, fragrant pilau rice, cinnamon, sultanas in fruity, Moroccan style couscous and notes of fresh linen and ripe kumquats. With water we also noted many dried fruits, strawberry liqueur, fruit pastilles, hessian, pear tart tatin, apricot jam and lemon oil. The palate displayed a beautifully syrupy texture with notes of maple, strawberry jam, spicy wood char, cannabis resin and smoked thyme. With water adding seville orange marmalade, aged cognac, buttermints and toasted Brazil nuts. Matured for 19 years in a refill hogshead before transfer to a 2nd fill charred red wine barrique.

Join the SMWS Single
Cask Circle
placeholder Discover More »