Linkwood - Coopers Choice Single Cask #3989 - 1997 20 year old Whisky
70cl | 46%
|Series / Description||Coopers Choice Single Cask #3989|
|Age||20 year old|
|Alcohol ABV||46 %|
|Cask Wood Type||Marsala Wine|
|Bottler||Vintage Malt Company|
|Country of Origin||Scotland|
|Neck Level||Full Level|
|HTFW Cat. No.||LP8630|
A single cask Linkwood under the Cooper's choice range of independent releases.
Aged for 20 years and finished in Marsala casks ( a fortified wine from Sicily)
Distilled in june 1997 and aged in Ex-American oak before its additional finishing.
Yielded only 345 bottles without chill filtering and natural colour.
Nose: Blackcurrant cordial, mixed berry jam, furniture polish, black grape jelly, a chutney or reduced balsamic vinegar note, aromatic and fragrant winey oak, malty brown bread.
Palate: Bluberry and black grape, more malty brown bread with dark honey notes on a firm body. Jammy-cordial like mouthfeel with some menthol and bramble jelly.
Finish: Red and black fruits galore, malty, chutney like dry finish with a brambly and savoury note.
A big and bold Speyside with lots of grapey and black forest fruit intensity.