The GlenAllachie

12yo Sauternes
Wine Cask Finish

To craft The GlenAllachie Wine Series, we first expertly matured our spirit in American Oak Ex-Bourbon Barrels. Subsequently, the whisky underwent additional maturation for almost two years in Wine Barriques meticulously sourced by Master Distiller Billy Walker, imparting a distinctive twist onto the GlenAllachie spirit.

This straw gold malt gets its elegant stone fruit, zesty flavours from Sauternes Barriques made from French Oak, with a medium level of toasting. Sauternes is a dessert wine originating from the Bordeaux region of South West France, using the ‘noble rot’ to sweeten the wine. These Barriques were bottled at their optimum – when the characteristics of the distillery and the wood reached the perfect balance.

This expression is bottled unchilfiltered for flavour with no added colouring at 48% ABV.

Tasting Notes

Colour

Rich Golden.

Nose

Waves of heather honey, peaches and grapefruit, with hints of cinnamon and almonds.

Taste

Heather honey, treacle and pineapple, with peaches, sweet grapefruit and cinnamon.

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