Thanks to /u/shane_il for pouring me a dram of this whisky
Final home stretch folks. Then you won’t have to hear about how I did a regular dram a day in December, which was a mystery dram, which I only got around to now because I’m tired and having trouble just keeping up with life.
It’s Day 20 for my Advent Calendar. Let’s get to it.
Price: $159.99 at K&L Wines
Distilled: September 22nd, 1998
Bottled: May 19th, 2014
Cask Type: Refill Sherry Butt
Cask Number: 700386
Number of bottles: 520
Bottled Exclusively for K&L Wine Merchants
Colour: 2.5Y 8/6
Nose: Brine, caramel, grassfire, smoked nuts, candied orange peel, almond paste
Alright, so we’ve been here before. It’s smoky, so there’s peat. Or I have a sample of something weird. But I’m guessing I don’t.
Starts with brine. I think Laphroaig. Goes more grassfire and smoked…
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