The Balvenie A Revelation of Cask and Character 19 Year Old, boasting an ABV of 47.5%, represents the latest addition to The Balvenie Stories Collection. It pays homage to the remarkable craftsmanship of The Balvenie Makers, illuminating the narrative of how Sherry casks have played a pivotal role in the historical evolution of Scotch Whisky.
Exclusively matured in European Oloroso Sherry Casks for an impressive nineteen years, this single malt stands as a testament to the artistry and dedication of its makers. It offers an unparalleled drinking experience enriched with layers of spice and an undeniable warmth.
The liquid culminates with a lingering finish, featuring an aromatic nose laden with ripe fruits and caramelized orange peel, gracefully unveiling toasted oak and milled barley. The palate dances with flavors of currants, cherries, and raisins, transitioning to a chewy fig essence and concluding with a creamy, nutty flourish.
A Revelation of Cask and Character is a whisky truly unlike any other, remaining the sole 100% Sherry-matured offering within the series. It is available for purchase in a limited-edition 70cl bottle, elegantly encased in a stunning presentation tube, making it a perfect choice for gifting and collecting.
Tasting Note by Balvenie:
Nose: Intense ripe fruits and caramelised orange peel reveal beautifully toasted oak and milled barley.
Palate: Bold and balanced, flavours of currants, cherries and raisins give way to chewy fig, rich cacao and a creamy nutty finish.
Finish: Long and lingering.