Champagne cask finished whisky from mackmyra
Prestige~Champagne Cask Finish

Prestige
Champagne Cask Finish

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Volume: 70 cl / Alc: 46.1% vol.

Limited Edition: 4111 Bottles Produced

Moment Prestige is an eleven-year-old whisky aged in casks of French oak that previously held wine from the artisanal Champagne producer Philipponnat. When making Champagne, Philipponnat only uses the finest grapes, mainly from Premier and Grand cru vineyards, and then let parts of the wine age in oak casks. To the whisky, these casks bring crisp notes of white wine, grapefruit, bread and toasted oak. The youngest part of the whisky has been aged between the years 2006 - 2017, and the oldest part, which makes up 40% of the total volume, was aged between the years 2004 - 2017

Nose: Fruity, vinous notes and a herbal spiciness together with vanilla, toasted oak, pear, fudge, warm grapes, white pepper, anise, ginger and cardamom.

Taste: 
Oak and prominent notes of white grapes and grapefruit. Spicy and herbal notes of eucalyptus, anise and vanilla. The texture is medium thick.

Aftertaste: The aftertaste is long with tangible vinous notes of champagne that’s moving towards dry notes of oak.

1st fill ex-Champagne, 225 L
2nd fill ex-Champagne, 250 L
3rd fill ex-Champagne, 250 L

 


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