Glenallachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands Cask 1852 56.9% 2008
€ 128,56 (in Vat)
|Cask Type||Marsala Barrique|
|Condition||In Original Box|
GlenAllachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands: A Tribute to Dutch Whisky Enthusiasts
GlenAllachie Distillery, under the guidance of whisky legend Billy Walker, presents a stunning single malt whisky specially selected for the Netherlands: GlenAllachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands. Distilled on August 26, 2008, and bottled in April 2023, this exceptional whisky has matured in a Marsala Barrique cask, offering a unique flavor profile. Bottled at an impressive cask strength of 56.9%, with only 314 bottles available, this limited edition release is a true treasure for Dutch whisky enthusiasts and collectors.
Billy Walker's Transformative Influence
Under Billy Walker's leadership, GlenAllachie Distillery has undergone a transformation. Previously known for producing malt whisky primarily used in blended whiskies, the focus shifted towards crafting exceptional single malt whiskies. This change has resulted in significant improvements throughout the entire production process, ensuring the creation of whiskies of exceptional quality.
Cask Management Expertise
One of Billy Walker's hallmarks is his expertise in cask management. Each cask is meticulously assessed for quality, and only the finest casks are selected to provide the whisky with the ideal maturation environment. This expertise is once again evident in this fantastic single cask bottling, showcasing the commitment to excellence that defines GlenAllachie whiskies.
Tasting Notes and Unique Characteristics
When tasting GlenAllachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands, expect a captivating sensory experience. The color of the whisky is a beautiful dawn, hinting at the depth of character within. The nose offers a seductive blend of nutty aromas, honey, stewed apricots, dried berries, butterscotch, and walnut. On the palate, flavors of licorice, heather honey, cinnamon, toffee, mocha, and pepper emerge, creating a harmonious interplay of sweet and spicy notes. The finish is beautifully long, with lingering notes of ginger.
Pure and Authentic Expression
This whisky is naturally colored and non-chill filtered, ensuring its authenticity and purity. It is free from artificial coloring and has not undergone low-temperature filtration, preserving the maximum aromas and flavors. The result is a whisky that is bottled straight from the cask, delivering a genuine and unadulterated drinking experience.
A Tribute to Craftsmanship and Pursuit of Excellence
GlenAllachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands pays homage to the remarkable craftsmanship of Billy Walker and his relentless pursuit of excellence. With its exceptional quality and distinctive flavor profile, this single cask bottling is a testament to the dedication and passion that goes into creating outstanding whiskies. For whisky enthusiasts and collectors, it presents a unique opportunity to own a piece of this living whisky legend and enjoy a whisky of unparalleled quality.
GlenAllachie 14 Years Old Bottled for The Netherlands is a remarkable tribute to Dutch whisky enthusiasts. Crafted under the expert guidance of Billy Walker, this limited edition release exemplifies the transformative journey of GlenAllachie Distillery. With its unique maturation in a Marsala Barrique cask, captivating flavor profile, and commitment to authenticity, this whisky is a true gem. Savour every sip and appreciate the artistry and dedication that make GlenAllachie whiskies truly exceptional.