Bottle - Cask # 46.57
Cask No. 46.57, RELAXING IN A SAUNA

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Cask No. 46.57 Spicy & dry

RELAXING IN A SAUNA

$279.99

An interesting nose! Sweet, fruity and floral, with custard creams and lemon sponge-cake, but also something almost earthy, like greenhouses, vanilla pipe tobacco or woollen socks drying by the fire. The palate combined separate strands – sweetness (tinned peaches, wine gums), wood (balsa, cedar, wood-sap, eucalyptus) and spice (cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, peppercorns).

The reduced nose evoked warm sauna wood, a model-maker’s work-bench and a pine forest floor – all very relaxing and easy-going. The palate still had the wood and the spice, but it seemed sweeter (fruit salad chews, honey, vanilla ice cream, blueberry muffins); altogether more enjoyable.

Age 24 years
Date Distilled 17 November 1992
Cask Type Refill hogshead
Region Speyside
Outturn 214 bottles
ABV 53.6 %