This single malt KILCHOMAN Cognac cask matured release 2023 is a limited edition, aged for 6 years in ex cognac French limousin oak barrels, cleaned and re toasted and bottled at full capacity of 50% vol.
Kilchoman cognac cask is a peated single malt Scotch whiskey with no definition of age, aged exclusively in ex-cognac casks which give the single malt of the islands particular hints of almonds and custard.
Kilchoman cognac Cask Matured is a peated single malt Scotch distilled in 2017.
To create this whiskey Jim Swan, the old Master Distiller, selected 32 barrels of ex cognac from the Tonnelerie Bousquet.
This limited edition was bottled in 2023 at 50% abv. without being cold filtered, without the addition of dyes and in 15,100 specimens.
Color: Bright amber.
Perfumes: The smoke of mineral peat welcomes us to the nose, then notes of honey, apple, pineapple and caramel emerge with hints of orange peel and nutmeg.
Taste: The palate is oily with notes of lemon, cinnamon, nutmeg, toasted oak and heather honey with a slight balsamic hint.
Finish: The finish is long, warm, with spicy notes, toasted almonds and fruit with peat smoke elegantly covering everything.
It can be combined with an excellent Nicaraguan cigar such as NUB or Liga Privada.
The 2023 edition of the KILCHOMAN cognac cask matured release is an excellent gift idea for all peated whiskey enthusiasts.
A limited edition of Kilchoman whiskey which, in the near future, will acquire a great value.