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Aberlour 16 Years

70cl

Aberlour 16 Years

£76.88
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The longer maturing time in two different types of casks (Bourbon and Sherry) gives the Aberlour 16 Years additional depth, spiciness and fruitiness. Its bouquet opens with rich aromas of dried flowers and raisins with a nutty spice.

On the palate, the Aberlour 16 Years captivates with a soft, flowery-sweet taste and notes of plum and oak. The finish is long lasting, warm and fruity. A special feature of Aberlour is the "Double Cask Maturation". Only through the separate maturation of the Whisky] in sherry and bourbon barrels does it acquire the typical depth and complexity during bottling, which hardly any connoisseur can escape.

Aberlour 16 Years is best served with a few drops of water, but can also be used to give your cocktails that certain something.

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Technical sheet

Category:Whisky (Spirits)
Producer: Aberlour Distillery
Volume: 70cl
Alcohol Vol.: 43%
Country: Scotland
Type Of Whisky: Single Malt

Description of Aberlour 16 Years

Aberlour 16 Years

TASTING NOTES :

  • Color: Dark amber.
  • Smell: Rich and deep, with notes of dried flowers and sweeter notes of raisins.
  • Taste: Round and full; floral notes, sweet and spicy, are enriched by resin, plum, cherry and vanilla aromas; long and warm finish, with notes of pepper, nutmeg and leather.

PRODUCER: Aberlour Destillery

COUNTRY: Scotland

DETAILS OF PRODUCTION: Aged for 16 years in ex-Bourbon American oak barrels and small ex-Sherry barrels.

ALCOHOL: 43% Vol.

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The Producer

Aberlour Distillery

Aberlour Distillery

Founded in 1826, Aberlour is a single malt whisky distillery located in Charlestown of Aberlour in Scotland.

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Awards

2018 Gold Medal - San Francisco World Spirits Competition2012 Gold Medal - International Wine and Spirit Competition2012 Best Speyside - World Whiskies Awards

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- With the depth and complexity that comes from being matured for 16 years in a combination of first fill oak Bourbon casks and the finest Sherry butts, this expression's warm fruity notes are enriched by an engagingly spicy sweetness.
- Colour: A warm, golden amber.
- Nose: Creamy with sweet raisin aromas and a spicy nuttiness.
- Palate: A smooth blend of floral and spicy flavours, paired with a sweet plum fruitiness and gentle oakiness.
- Finish: Gloriously long, with a warm, honeyed spiciness.
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Aberlour 16 Year old Double Cask Matured

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Aberlour 16 years Double Cask content: 0.7 liters 43% vol. With dye Tasting Notes: Sherry sweetness, wood and fruit notes. Milder finish with honey. Information James Gordon and Peter Weir founded the still only 14 years after the start of construction of the city. That was in 1826. Located at the foot of the mountain Ben Rinne, close to the banks of the river lies the village of Lour and the distillery of Aberlour. 1879 had to be rebuilt because of a fire the distillery. Quite often the distillery fire was afflicted, and the inhabitants of the village had to bring the barrels to safety. Major renovation has been both 1945 and 1973. Aberlour Today is owned by Campbell Distillers Ltd.. Belonging to the group Pernod Ricard. This explains why a large number of whiskey is sold to France.
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Aberlour 16 Years Double Cask Matured

4 /5

TASTING NOTES:

  • Color: beautiful honey color well marked and very high tone, you can see beautiful flashes of bright golden color that bring light to this whiskey.
  • Aroma: intense aromas very marked with floral notes and plums. It is also possible to perceive smoked and toasted notes product of its production and aging.
  • Taste: delicious, very exquisite and elegant, fills the palate. nice and very sharp end.

PRODUCER: Aberlour.

COUNTRY: Scotland.

PRODUCTION DETAILS: matured into two types of barrels, the barrels traditional oak and sherry and bottled at a volume slightly less than 40% than previous editions, this Aberlour 16 years is full of lush plums, raisins and even floral notes. Speyside malt fracture.

ALCOHOL: 40%

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Aberlour 16 Years Double Cask Matured

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