Casks: first maturation: 5 years in new Breton casks, second maturation: sherry butts
Oloroso sherry, first fill bourbon, rejuvenated bourbon.
That’s the way to do it: JW Black 4 cl. still under € 5,00 !!!
Current owner of Johnnie Walker brands: Diageo Plc.
Bottled for Scandinavian and German (super)markets.
Kintra Whisky Single Cask Collection by Erik Molenaar.
Cask: Bourbon Hogshead, number 6465
Distilled: November 1989.
Bottled: May 2013
Scotland's unpeated malt !
Slowest distillation in Scotland……
Peated Highland whisky launched in 2007.
Cask: Refill Bourbon
Current owner: Jim Beam USA, so since 2014 Japanese Suntory.
Limited Releases Series.
Bunnahabhain is in fact unpeated Islay Single Malt,
but this one is heavily peated.
Casktype: Young bourbon barrels, old sherry butts.
Age: Bunna says 5-21 years.
Release batch 1: 2010
There are 10 batches now….
Triple distilled and first Irish peated by good old John Teeling.
Connemara area with it’s peatbogs is a few hundred miles away
from the Cooley Distillery.
Mash bill: 60% corn, 35% rye, 5% malted barley.
SPICY, HINT OF TOASTED ALMOND AND FRUIT CAKE.
6-8 years bourbon barrels, 4-6 years sherry butts.