Littlemill (silent) - Celestial Edition - 1977 40 year old Whisky
70cl + 5cl | 46.8%
|Series / Description||Celestial Edition|
|Age||40 year old|
|Alcohol ABV||46.8 %|
|Cask Wood Type||Bourbon & Sherry Oak|
|Country of Origin||Scotland|
|Bottle Size||70cl + 5cl|
|Neck Level||Full Level|
|HTFW Cat. No.||LP9517|
This oldest release from silent distillery Littlemill has been aged for four decades in American Oak and First-fill Bourbon barrels before spending three months in Oloroso Serry casks. The Celestial is presented in a stunning display case featuring the star chart of the night the spirit was laid to rest.
Each hand-crafted Glencairn Crystal decanter is engraved with its unique bottle number and is supplied with a miniture sized tasting tube of this this 40 year old liquid. With just 250 bottles produced wordlwide this is sure to be in great demand.
Color: Amber Oak
Nose: Floral bursts of honeysuckle and elder flower, early summer hedgerow, with delicate honey sweetness and elegant oak spice of cinnamon and nutmeg
Palate: Opens with mouth-watering fruits, crisp green apple and fresh pineapple with grapefruit and lime citrus then richer dried fruits of sultana and raisins before vanilla toffee gives sweetness to the mid-palate
Finish: Long with layers of fruit and spice. Green fruits continue into the finish with gooseberry and kiwi before waves of warming cinnamon and clove spice