Bottle - Cask # 30.77, This is nuts!
Cask No. 30.77, This is nuts!
30.77
This is nuts!
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Cask No. 30.77 Deep, rich & dried fruits

This is nuts!

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We were greeted by a sweet and nutty aroma; toffee doughnuts, sticky toffee pudding, fruit and nut fudge and toasted tea cakes. Someone compared the initial taste neat to a bicycle puncture repair kit, but soon to be followed by a wonderful oily and waxy flavour of chocolate raisins, orange oil, marzipan, almonds and strawberry liqueur. With water the nutty notes are jumping out of the glass; Brazil, macadamia, pecan, walnut, hazelnut and dry roasted peanuts, but there is also a sweet and savoury note like oatcakes with liver pate on a raspberry coulis. The taste now dry, chalky and slightly salty with flavours of sour cream pretzels, plum chutney, malt vinegar and in the finish an old Amontillado Sherry.

Age 16 years
Date Distilled April 1997
Cask Type Refill sherry butt
Region Speyside
Outturn 775 bottles
ABV 57.7 %