This review focuses on a delicious Blair Athol which was distilled in 2008, initially matured in a bourbon hogshead before being finished in an Oloroso octave and bottled at a cask strength ABV of 53.6% by The Single Cask.
So, let's dive right into the review!
The Single Cask Blair Athol 2009 11 Years Old Oloroso Finish (53.6% ABV)
Nose: Sherried raisins, blackberries, dark chocolate, orange, vanilla and cinnamon followed by cloves, black pepper and malt.
Palate: Full-bodied, with blackberries, sherried raisins, orange, malt and cinnamon, followed by oak, vanilla, and dark chocolate.
Finish: Lengthy finish with sherried raisins, orange, malt, sea salt, dark chocolate and cinnamon.
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