Fettercairn 40 Year Old
70cl / 48.9% abv
This 40 year old single malt was distilled at Fettercairn in the Scottish Highlands in December 1977. Aged in white oak ex-bourbon barrels and finished in Apostoles sherry casks, only 818 bottles of this limited edition have been produced, each one at a strength of 48.9% abv.
Nose: honey, molasses and ginger, before toffee apples and treacle.
Palate: liquorice and balsamic with a citrus and raisin counterpoint atop tofee, honey and brown sugar.
Finish: tropical fruits and soft spices.