Fettercairn 46 Year Old
70cl / 42.5% abv
Fettercairn 46 Year Old Description
A very special release from Fettercairn Distillery, sitting in between their 40-year-old and 50-year-old releases. Matured in American white oak ex-bourbon barrels and finished in tawny port pipes, this incredible Highland single malt was distilled on 8th May 1973. Bottled aged 46 years old at a strength of 42.5% abv, only 55 bottles have been produced globally.
Nose: over-ripe bananas, toasted bread, citrus fruit and plum, giving way to raisin, bitter chocolate, fig and spice.
Palate: spiced pear, coffee, caramelised orange and liquorice, followed by black cherries and treacle.
Finish: plum, demerara sugar and chocolate.