Jim Murray’s Whisy Bible: 90,5 points !
Oud PretZels whisky van de maand,
Bourbon barrel number: 800112
Whisky Festival Leiden 2009 bottling.
When PretZels won Scottish Single Malt Whisky Award.
Recipe: Corn – Rye – Malted Barley.
Mash Type: Sour.
Still Proof: 70% ABV.
Entry Proof: 62.5% ABV.
Barrel Type: White Oak.
Maker: Independent Stave.
Staves: 6 month air dry.
Treatment: #4 Char.
Filtration: Chill Filtered.
Bottled by Jos Bams Maastricht for Vroenhovense Whiskyfeesten 2012.
Number of bottles: 261.
Bottle Number: 65.
Very much sought after in USA,
people pay 150 dollars a bottle.
Single malt since 1977: “A fruitcake in a bottle”.
One of 6 of Diageo’s Hidden Malts Series, launched in 2002.
Number 1 sold single malt worldwide since takeover from Glenfiddich in 2015.
The Sean Connery malt: ripe, rich and sexy!
CASK: AMERICAN OAK AND EX-SHERRY OAK.
FLAVOUR: FULL BODIED, WARMING, DRIED FRUITS, SPICE.
Bridge between the 18 and the 21 year old.
Release: April 2010.
Completely sold out!
Matured in a combination of Oloroso sherry casks and seasoned bourbon barrels, Jameson 12 Year Old is an intense but smoothly balanced whiskey. Some things can’t be rushed, and the patience allowed for this whiskey delivers robust notes of spice, sherry and toasted fruit that will appease the most demanding palate. Nose: Intense spicy notes […]
First release: 2009.
Casktype: oloroso and fino sherry butts.
Release: 2002. Discontinued in 2009.
At it’s introduction it was € 38 for a whole liter,
now it’s € 300,00 in most webshops.