Balvenie was built by William Grant in and remains part of his family's company to this day. The palate is dry and sharp on the onset, bursting with butterscotch, toffee and honey, caked with layers of wood spice and dripping with ripe fruit and candied orange. Alas too much money for what it is. Balvenie has a range of Single Barrel expressions: 12 years first-fill bourbon , 15 years sherry cask and 25 years of age traditional. I didn't enjoy the Tun Batch 1 but the batch 3 had a rich, dark and brooding flavor. You should know that we will store your details securely just in case we need to get in touch with you about your post in the future. Last Name. This tastes nothing like other Balvenie's that are finished in other casks so don't get this if you're looking for that. The 25 single barrel had fresh oak on arrival.
Jump to navigation. Balvenie was built by William Grant in and remains part of his family's company to this day. In the early part of its history, its purpose was primarily for go here provision of malt for Grant's blends, however following the global success of Glenfiddich, the Balvenie single malt brand was launched in It remained a rarity though, and it was not until the opening of Kininvie inand later Ailsa Bay in Girvan, that the distillery was given the freedom to focus on its single malt.
Today it is one of the best recognised brands in the world. In they launched the 12 year old "DoubleWood," an expression credited with pioneering balvenie single barrel traditional oak 25 use of cask-finishing, read more this has become a key motif for the distillery's output in recent times. The 25 year old Single Barrel is part of what the distillery now calls its Connoisseur Range, and is elevated slightly above their core portfolio in prestige.
These joined the 12 year old First Fill single barrel unveiled the year before. Please be advised that the absence of any specific condition reports does not imply that this bottle is in perfect condition. We recommend close inspection of all images prior to placing any bids, and any further information required can be provided upon request. Email: info whiskyauctioneer. Whisky Auctioneer will only use this information to send you our e-newsletter.
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