The 12-year GleAllachie of the "Single cask Bourbon Barrel" series is the most vanilla yet high quality single malt of the Scottish distillery, entirely aged in ex bourbon barrels.
This is the single cask version, a very exclusive edition, few bottles produced only 220.
Distilled in 2006 and fully bottled in 2018 after 12 years of aging.
The "Single cask whiskey Glenallachie" series is a small limited edition, born from the selection of the best oak barrels from all over Europe and America.
The aging in ex bourbon barrel allows to keep intact all the aromas of the malt and the young distillate combined with the noble and vanilla notes of the barrels.
Only 220 bottles were produced for the whole world.
GlenAllachie 12 year old single malt Scotch Whiskey "Bourbon Barrel", released in mid-2018 after Billy Walker took over the distillery in 2017 and began his Glenallachie whiskey refining experiments.
This new single malts series features whiskey matured in a single American oak cask ex bourbon cask 27977, resulting with huge, ethereal, elegant flavor profile.
The GlenAllachie distillery was born in the thirties in the verdant Scottish valley of Speyside, whose ownership has been handed down from father to son making it, to this day, an independent reality much loved by whiskey fans.
So much so that the GlenAllachie distillery is pointed out as the future legendary distillery of the 21st century on a par with and in competition with Springbank.
The name GlenAllachie derives from the Gaelic "gleann aileachaidh" and can be translated as the "valley of the rocks". Despite its young age (it was founded in 1967) and some periods in "mothballs" the distillery has a base of 40 thousand barrels, barrels that have been carefully selected for the production of this single malt.
A peculiarity to distill GlenAllachie whiskeys and no pumps are used to avoid traumatizing the fermented and the distillate!
The GlenAllachie 12 Years single cask virgin oak 2006 is a limited edition from the new distillery.
This rich bronze malt gets its soft tannins, biscuit and sweet spices with notes of fruit and honey from American oak barrels.
The result is a delicious, delicate, ethereal and elegant Single Malt.
Given the exclusivity of the product, we cannot provide the tasting, but we trust in the opinion of true enthusiasts!
Finish: An exceptional speyside whiskey !!