Indulge in the extraordinary craftsmanship of the Balvenie Tun 1509 - Batch 8, the pinnacle of premium aged whiskies. This limited edition expression, expertly blended by the renowned Malt Master David Stewart MBE, is the final bottling in the revered Tun series.
Building upon the legacy of the highly collectible Tun 1401 and batches 1–7 of Tun 1509, this exceptional whisky showcases Stewart's unrivalled expertise in selecting the finest aged stocks. Carefully hand-selected from 18 of the distillery's most treasured casks, including ex-bourbon barrels, second fill Sherry butts, refill puncheons, and new sherry butts, each sip is a testament to the art of blending.
With a delightful bouquet of sweet baked citrus tarts, orange marmalade, and maple syrup, the nose invites you into a world of tantalizing aromas. Subtle nuttiness and a medley of spices add depth and complexity, creating an olfactory experience like no other.
As the liquid caresses your palate, a velvety texture unfolds, revealing the indulgent richness of toffee sweetness, buttery vanilla, and a swirl of house honey. The perfectly toasted oak imparts a gentle sweetness that gradually gives way to layers of candied ginger, cardamom, and a harmonious blend of ground spices. Each sip is a journey of exquisite flavors, meticulously crafted to satisfy even the most discerning whisky connoisseur.
Experience the pinnacle of Balvenie's craftsmanship with the Balvenie Tun 1509 - Batch 8. Limited in quantity and unmatched in quality, this extraordinary whisky is a testament to the artistry and dedication of Malt Master David Stewart MBE. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of whisky history.
Tasting Note by Balvenie:
Nose: Sweet flavours from baked citrus tarts entwine with aromas of orange marmalade and maple syrup. This subtle zing is perfectly wrapped in a sweet nuttiness and overflowing spices.
Palate: An unmistakable texture flows over the palate, rich, toffee sweetness, buttery vanilla and a swirl of house honey form the perfect sip. The initial sweetness from the perfectly toasted oak, dispels to reveal layers of candied ginger, a hint of cardamom & ground spices.
Finish: Oaky and ever lasting.