The third batch of cask strength whisky from GlenAllachie distillery. This latest special release has been matured for 10 years in a combination of first and second-fill bourbon, PX puncheon, Oloroso hogsheads and virgin oak casks. GlenAllachie cask strength batch 3, bottled at 58.2% vol, dark chocolate, heather honey, sweet spices and orange peel.
Nose: Roasted fruit and crushed black peppercorns, with a whisper of smoke.
Palate: Brighter notes of apple and mango, followed by dried fruit and stem ginger.
Finish: Nutmeg, caramelised dates and honey on rye toast.