Posts Tagged “Sherry Finish”

A Special Finish Aberlour

By |

A Special Finish Aberlour

Aberlour is really big in France, and this, like most of the distillery’s special releases are geared exclusively for┬áthe French market (although they can be had in some other markets), including a 12 year old that’s non chill filtered. I have yet to taste the non chill filtered 12 year old, and I hope to…

Read more »

Double Balvenie – A Song of Oak and Sherry

By |

Double Balvenie – A Song of Oak and Sherry

If asked what Balvenie’s “thing” is, I’d say it’s finishes. Granted, some of the expressions are unfinished, but very few are “straight up” bourbon or sherry cask matured. But looking at Balvenie’s core range, it secreams finishes: from the 12 year old DoubleWood (reviewed here), the 14 year old Caribbean Cask (reviewed here), today’s 17…

Read more »