WhistlePig The Boss Hog IV: The Black Prince
75cl / 59.6% abv
WhistlePig The Boss Hog IV: The Black Prince Description
This 4th edition of The Boss Hog series from Vermont's WhistlePig farm distillery is aged for 14 years and finished in Armagnac casks. This edition takes its name from England's Prince Edward of Woodstock, known as the Black Prince, who raided France and looted many of the best Armagnac casks. Hand-bottled at the farm, this expression is presented at 59.6% abv and features the titular hog in chain mail on the stopper.
Nose: apricot and figs with toasted almonds and plum.
Palate: more autumnal fruits with cinnamon spice, black tea and brown sugar.
Finish: long and spicy with plum notes lingering.