Tag Archives: Sherry Cask

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Claxtons Glenrothes 19yo

A look at a heavy sherry bomb from indie bottlers Claxtons.

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Glen Moray Sherry Cask Finish

£22 doesn’t buy you a lot these days.  Certainly not when it comes to whisky anyway…. I’m not sure what Glen Moray are trying to do here when releasing this new expression at this low price point. They are either trying to target the entry level market or they are just challenging the rest of […]

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Desert Island Drams – Adam – The Whisky Pilgrim

This weeks Desert Island Dram comes from Adam, The Whisky Pilgrim

THE sherry monster…

Kavalan. Much talked about whisky from Taiwanese distillers King Car.  This particular dram is the Kavalan Solist Sherry Cask Matured.  Named as Best Rest of World Single Malt 2012 and won double gold at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition.  Big things expected from this… Kavalan Solist Sherry Cask.  57.8% abv. King Car Distillers.   […]

Tobermory 15 y.o Sherry Cask

 Tobermory 15y.o sherry cask    Oloroso influence is prominent on the nose, specifically orange peels and citrus note along with a light smoke. The palate is well balanced with citrus peels, raisins, and just enough spice on the finish. Oak influence is prominent throughout. Long finish, buttered spice. Well balanced.  I tried this whilst visiting […]