Glenallachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2 Cask 4507 58.7% 2006
|Serie||Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2|
|Cask Type||Oloroso Puncheon|
|Condition||In Original Box|
GlenAllachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2: A Symphony of Oloroso Sherry Maturation
Embark on a journey into the world of GlenAllachie Distillery and experience the GlenAllachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2. This exceptional single malt whisky, the second and final release in a diptych series, has matured for sixteen years in an Oloroso Puncheon cask. Bottled at a cask strength of 58.7%, this limited edition release is a testament to the craftsmanship and dedication of the GlenAllachie team. With a deep mahogany color achieved solely through natural maturation, this whisky captivates the senses.
A Commitment to Quality and Taste
Five years ago, Billy Walker, Graham Stevenson, and Trisha Savage took over GlenAllachie Distillery from beverage conglomerate Pernod Ricard. Since then, significant changes have been made across all stages of the production process. The focus has shifted to elevate GlenAllachie's single malt whisky as the distillery's flagship product. One notable change is the exceptional barrel management implemented by Billy Walker. Only the highest quality casks are selected to provide the whisky with the optimal maturation environment. The result is a whisky of exceptional quality, as evident in this single cask bottling.
A Symphony of Oloroso Sherry Maturation
The GlenAllachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2 has matured in an Oloroso Puncheon cask, contributing to its rich and complex flavor profile. The deep mahogany color achieved solely through natural maturation reflects the whisky's interaction with the Oloroso sherry cask. On the nose, expect enticing notes of dried apricot, cinnamon, and heather honey, intertwined with gusts of coffee, dried flowers, and ginger. The palate reveals layers of dried apples and pears, fig syrup, and honey, offering a delightful array of flavors. The finish is characterized by the lingering presence of walnuts, cinnamon, and syrup, leaving a memorable aftertaste.
A Treasure for Whisky Enthusiasts
With a total yield of 699 bottles, the GlenAllachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2 is a rare find for whisky enthusiasts. Each bottle represents the culmination of years of maturation and the expertise of the GlenAllachie team. The commitment to exceptional cask management and the pursuit of quality shines through in every sip.
The GlenAllachie 16 Years Old Dutch Exclusive Chapter 2 is a testament to the transformation that GlenAllachie Distillery has undergone under the leadership of Billy Walker, Graham Stevenson, and Trisha Savage. This single cask bottling showcases the distillery's commitment to excellence, from the meticulous barrel management to the natural maturation process. With its intricate layers of flavor and the deep mahogany color achieved through Oloroso sherry maturation, this whisky is a true treasure for discerning palates. Raise a glass to the artistry and dedication that make GlenAllachie whiskies truly exceptional.