Auchentoshan 1988 wine cask finish

Auchentoshan 1988 wine cask finish has spent 8 years in bourbon casks before ” finished ” in wine casks for 17, yes 17 years so hardly your normal finish, bottled at 47.6% … To start with this is a lovely ruby red colour, you look at it and wonder if it isn’t a red wine…..

Auchentoshan American oak

Another offering from Auchentoshan, American oak is matured solely in first fill bourbon casks, bottled at 40% (shame it’s not a little stronger) .. Nose…lots of vanillas in here, zesty just like a typical toshan, coconut, maple syrup on toasted waffles… A little whiff of spice too, Taste … Sweet vanilla, a lovely zesty flavour…

Auchentoshan 1998 fino sherry cask

Auchentoshan 1998 fino sherry cask , matured in European oak cask, 12 years old and bottled at 54.6%. Nose.. It’s fresh and fruity, oranges and lemon, toffee, worthers original sweets, and sugar almonds. Palate.. Quite dry, vanilla, citrus, ( orange peel, lemon, ) and a little grape too. Finish.. A dry medium finish, very enjoyable…

Auchentoshan Virgin oak

Auchentoshan virgin oak is solely matured in virgin American oak casks laid down in the millennium, Bottled at 46% and NCF, this is yet another bold expression coming from the distillery, and not the last I assure you. I’m not sure what I expected from this but I thought sweet vanilla and oaky flavors would…

Auchentoshan Bordeaux cask

Auchentoshan 1999 Bordeaux cask, Matured for 11 years in French oak casks from chateau Lagrange, Bottled at 58% and NCF . Nose.. It’s different.. Sweet, oaky, vanilla, a massive fruity kick, grape and a hint of apples, shut your eyes and it takes you to an old French farm house, fresh baked bread on a…