ARRAN 23 ans Drumadoon Point 49,5%
Arran 23 years old Drumadoon Point is part of the Explorer Series range which includes limited editions of Arran. Each edition pays tribute to the wild, beautiful and diverse landscapes of the Isle of Arran. This edition is about a strip of cliffs located to the west of the Isle of Arran, sandy beaches, high cliffs, its medieval fort and above all its famous golf course. This single malt has aged for 23 years in ex-Puncheon Oloroso sherry casks. Producing a superb intense whisky with pastry accents clearly marked by the contact with the sherry.
A superb box set, only 420 units produced.
Nose : Malt and pastry with marked notes of sweet apple aromas, hints of nuts.
Palate : Soft, deep, sweet notes followed by spices and cocoa powder and the influence of sherry.
Finish : Long and warm, sweetness and spices.
Arran, distinguished by its refinements in a wide variety of barrels that have contained wine (from Champagne, Margaux or Marsala), but also eaux-de-vie (cognac, calvados). The distillery also has the particularity of producing whisky made from forgotten barley varieties, as well as a series of vintage single casks often bottled in the cask. Produced on an island to the west of the Scottish mainland, its style resembles that of a Highland whisky.