Kavalan Solist Amontillado
70cl / 55.6% abv
This cask strength expression from Taiwan's Kavalan distillery is matured in Amontillado sherry casks. Part of the Solist series, the Amontillado casks bring toasted almond and hazelnut aspects to this whisky which was named World's Best Single Cask Single Malt at the 2016 World Whiskies Awards. Limited to just 521 bottles!
Nose: rich and fruity with walnut, almond, toffee sweetness and hints of oak.
Palate: exotic with caramels and soft sherry influences.
Finish: long but gentle with pepper and nuts.