Bottle - Cask # 24.117, Mostarda di Frutta di Cremona
Cask No. 24.117, Mostarda di Frutta di Cremona
Mostarda di Frutta di Cremona

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Cask No. 24.117 Deep, rich & dried fruits

Mostarda di Frutta di Cremona

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This malt used to pride itself on sherrywood maturation; now there is a parallel range of ‘Fine Oak’ bottlings. Fans of the traditional style will not be disappointed by this superb example! Aged PX and ripe figs; toffee sauce and maple cured gammon; pecan nuts and creamy Thai curry…Big and sweet in the mouth with creamy coffee, then dark chocolate truffles and stem ginger. It drinks very well straight, and with water the sweet, fruity flavours merge into ‘mostarda di frutta’, that wonderful glacé fruit condiment, with traces of Fentiman’s Cola. Syrupy sweet to taste, with treacle toffee and chocolate in the aftertaste.

Age 20
Cask Type 1st fill sherry hogshead
Outturn 196 bottles
ABV 55.4 %