Linkwood 11 Year Old | The Sipping Shed Cask 804348


Product SKU: 10880

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Regular price $74.42 Save price $74.42
Description

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky 
Bottled by: The Sipping Shed 70cl / 59%

Indie bottlers The Sipping Shed have bottled a small parcel of casks from Diageo distilleries, with this 11-year-old Linkwood coming to us along with similarly promising youngish Blair Athol and Caol Ila casks.

This Linkwood has been bottled at its natural cask strength of 59% straight out of a bourbon hogshead Cask 804348 and it looks like a great punt for Speyside fans at this great price, promising sweet fruity flavours and a hint of spice. You'll probably want to add a drop of water to open it up.

Attributes
Distillery

Linkwood

Bottler

The Sipping Shed

Country Scotland
Region Speyside
Bottling Year 2021
Age 11
Limited Edition Yes
Bottles Produced 267
Cask Type Bourbon Hogshead
Cask Number 804348
Bottle Size 70cl
ABV 59%
Pre-Owned No
Tasting Notes

Official Tasting Notes

Nose: Open up this fabulous bouquet with a dash of water. Fruity initially with peach and apricot with a touch of grapefruit keeping it fresh. Wine gums, a hint of raspberry, and subtle mint add to the sweetshop aromas of hard candy.

Palate:
Elegant with a delicious core of stone fruits and candy sweets. Some creamy highland toffee and a barley sugar sweetness, along with those sweetshop flavours, followed by gentle liquorice and a touch of spice and a hint of grapefruit for balance. It’s oily and slightly waxy giving a lovey feel in the mouth.

Finish:
Satisfying and moreish with the fruit fading to spice.

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