Balvenie Tun 1509 - Batch 7 - Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
Introducing the seventh Balvenie Tun 1509 release which is a no aged statement whisky with a 52.4% abv and non-chill-filtered.
Containing a marriage of some of The Balvenie's rarest and most precious and traditional casks hand selected by David Stewart MBE, whisky from each cask is married together in Tun 1509 to create a unique and unrepeatable batch.
This particular Tun is a marriage of 21 casks.
4 ex-American barrels.
10 Sherry butts.
What is Tun 1509?
•A large oak marrying vessel which sits proudly in The Balvenie distillery’s Warehouse 24.
Nose: Rich and deep, lots of exotic and elegant oak notes, followed by sweeter aromas of dried fruits raisins and dates, then a spicy outburst of ground ginger and some melted brown sugar.
Taste: Rich and lush and slightly tangy with candied orange peel, lots of oak vanilla. Some golden syrup, layers of honeycomb, toasted hazelnuts with some spicy ginger and nutmeg to finish.
Finish: Sweet and malty with oak vanilla and spices.