Carn Mor North British 1989 Sherry Hogshead
70cl / 56.3% abv
Carn Mor North British 1989 Sherry Hogshead Description
Who needs champagne to celebrate when you have this North British 1989? Released by Càrn Mòr for its ‘Celebration of the Cask’ range, this is a triumph of Edinburgh single grain whisky. Matured in a sherry hogshead cask, this was distilled on the 27th of June 1989, spending over 24 years at rest until the 31st of March 2014. Only 136 bottles of this single cask expression were yielded at a cask strength 56.3% abv with no artificial colouring added.
A rare, limited edition dram, this is one we would be happy to make merry with!
Nose: honey, maple syrup, candied apple, polished wood.
Palate: lively, spicy, ginger & nutmeg, milk chocolate richness.
Finish: lengthy, poached pears, marmalade, clotted cream.