AUGUST AUCTION , CASK HELD IN BOND, TASTING NOTES

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PORT CHARLOTTE WHISKY CASK FOR SALE

We have another cask currently maturing in Scotland available in our August auction. This cask is maturing on Islay at the Bruichladdich distillery. It’s an excellent and very classical Port Charlotte sitting at a nice strength that is ready to bottle now or within the next 1-2 years.

WHISKY ONLINE AUCTIONS TASTING NOTES:

PORT CHARLOTTE CASK #905

Colour: Gold.

Nose: Rich, clean and pure with a very precise balance of peat, coal smoke, oils and coastal character. Very briny, soft notes of lemon juice, farmy touches and some increasingly pure medicinal notes. Lots of raw antiseptic, bandages, gauze and embrocations. The medicine really developed impressively while still retaining this triumvirate balance of peat, salt and smoke.

Palate: Soft peat with some fragrant bonfire smoke, green pepper, brine, soot and sheep wool. Rather oily in texture and still very towards coastal characteristics with seawater and saline minerality. Well balanced and retaining a similar freshness as on the nose. Develops notes of hessian, anthracite smoke, tar and smoked fish.

Finish: Long and rather ashy with lemon peel, sea salt and pure peat smoke.

If you’re interested in this cask, full details can be found here: https://www.whisky-online.com/auctions/auction/view/0819/119003

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