Longrow - Red Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon 13 year old Whisky
70cl | 51.6%
|Series / Description||Red Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon|
|Age||13 year old|
|Alcohol ABV||51.6 %|
|Cask Wood Type||Wine|
|Country of Origin||Scotland|
|Neck Level||Full Level|
|HTFW Cat. No.||LP11813|
The eighth release in the popular Longrow Red series, featuring heavilly peated malt from Springbank distillery, partially matured in differing Wine casks. This current release is a 13 Year old Single Malt that has been matured for 10 years in Bourbon and Sherry oak before a 3 year finishing period in Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon casks.
The Cabernet Sauvignon casks used in this expression have been sourced from Mont Gras’ Intriga Estate in Alto Maipo, located at the foot of the Andes in Chile. Bottled at a cask strength of 51.6% ABV and one of 9000 bottles.
Official Tasting Notes.
Nose - Rhubarb and custard, stewed red fruits, blackberries and ginger. Strawberry & cream boiled sweets and notes of barley sugar.
Palate - Barley water, summer berries and red apples. Peat embers, goat’s cheese and black tea
Finish - Becomes fairly dry with coastal notes and billowing peat. Rosemary and thyme focaccia, leather a