Balvenie 2001 DCS Chapter 5
70cl / 63.5% abv
Balvenie 2001 DCS Chapter 5 Description
Distilled on 25th April 2001, this single cask single malt Scotch whisky from The Balvenie is part of the fifth chapter in the renowned DCS series from the distillery. Curated by Malt Master David C. Stewart, the series explores the unique spirit produced at The Balvenie. This expression has been matured for 18 years in a Fino sherry European oak butt (#9325) and bottled at a natural cask strength of 63.5% abv.
Nose: orchard fruits and stewed plums with dried apricots.
Palate: salted caramel, orange and grapefruit with spiced apple and creamy toffee.
Finish: malty sweetness and lingering orchard fruits.