These premium Octave™ whiskies have been held in sherry casks to intensify their flavours and add a new dimension to their flavour profiles, bringing out the very best in each rare dram. Bottled at cask strength there was 82 bottles created of this stunningly presented whisky.
Octave™ casks are approximately 1/8th the size of a butt
These rare and exceptional whiskies are presented in luxury packaging befitting their provenance and are limited in numbers.
Nose: Salt water toffee, a little "farmyard" with mild undercurrents of peat, ripe dried fruits, citrus is now more towards orange than lemon.
Palate: Chocolate covered raisins, wisps of smoke still there but less pronounced, herb infused olive oil, fresh thyme, dry Manzanilla Sherry.
Finish: The finish is sweeter than the palate, sugar almonds & chocolate, Madeira cake stuffed with dried fruits.