The Glen Elgin Octave cask NO: 8433278 has aged for 12 years in oak casks then spent the final 8 months in an octave cask. This release of only 87 bottles, is cask strength, non chill-filtered and not coloured.
The Octave range is where the finest whiskies have a final maturation in reconstructed ex sherry octave casks, the spirit is invigorated by the increased wood contact in the smaller casks, bringing you a spectacular dram.
Before: Roasted pears, malted milk biscuits, pepper, soft caramel, green tea
After: Hazelnuts, cocoa, rich mouth feel, spicy, blackberries