Arran Quarter Cask whiskey has entered the hearts of all aficionados, with its intense aromas.
Once a limited edition it is now in normal production with its interesting aging in 125 liter Quarter barrels and has a full alcohol content.
The Arran Quarter Cask is a new distillery benchmark a sweet and fruity, wonderful single malt.
This Arran single malt in the last two years has been matured in new ex-bourbon barrels and subsequently transferred to smaller "quarter" barrels of American oak.
The aging in Quarter cask lasted 18 months.
The result is a sweet, full-bodied, round and fruity whiskey with the classic Arran style.
Whiskey Arran Quarter Cask on the nose is initially sweet with notes of dried fruit, vanilla and toffee, continuing it becomes deeper with notes of white fruit.
On the palate, Arran Quarter Cask whiskey starts fresh but quickly turns into notes of warm toffee, apples and hazelnuts with hints of milk chocolate and spiced biscuits.
The finish is moderately persistent with notes of cinnamon, licorice and pineapple.
An exceptional Arran Single malt whiskey was born!
Aroma: A peaty beginning, then chocolate raisins and oatmeal focaccia, a hint of leather.
Palate: The strong influence of peat combines with the tannins of red wine. A blend of dehydrated summer fruit with a subtle pear undertone. Fresh and balanced.
Final: a little peat smoke followed by oak wood.
Whiskey Arran Quarter Cask can be paired with a good Nicaraguan cigar such as L'Aroma de Caribe Mi Amor or a balanced Eiroa Asylum.