WhistlePig Boss Hog VII Magellan's Atlantic
70cl / 52.6% abv
WhistlePig Boss Hog VII Magellan's Atlantic Description
Inspired by the first recorded circumnavigation of the globe by Magellan, this straight rye whiskey is aged for 17 years in American oak before a very short finish in Spanish oak casks and American teakwood - an unusual spiced wood used for its healing properties and less commonly within maturation. Bottled at a cask strength of 59.6% ABV.
- San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021 — Best Rye Whiskey
- San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021 — Double Gold
Nose: charred cinnamon sticks, maply syrup, roasted almons and espresso.
Palate: cloves, maraschino cherries, fruit loaf, wood spice, smouldering sage.
Finish: more oak spice and warming baking spices.