As the name of the whisky suggests, this malt is bottled in batches, similiar to Lagavulin Distiller's Edition.When a batch is sold out, it might take a couple of months before a new one becomes available in shops.In the beginning there were only Ex-Bourbon barrels available.Then there was a time, where no single casks of this age was available and they bottled up to 25yrs in the 15yo bottles.
Only products available at BC Liquor Stores are displayed.A series of single first fill ex-bourbon casks have been hand selected by Balvenie's legendary Malt Master David Stewart for this release, and each cask will be bottled one at a time. kontaktanzeigen frauen Freiburg im Breisgau The term 'first fill' refers to the fact that the casks have matured Scotch whisky for the first time, after previously being used to mature bourbon in the USA.Whilst each cask is subtly different, The Balvenie Malt Master selects only those casks which have the essential characteristics of The Balvenie Single Barrel, particularly honey, vanilla and oaky notes.Each bottling forms a limited edition of no more than 350 hand-numbered bottles – so each bottle is unique and unrepeatable.
Balvenie single barrel
But somehow they stopped giving this old whisky away for little money. The 15yo SB Sherry appeared late 2014 or early 2015.After some years, the 15yo Single Barrel from Ex-Bourbon casks appeared again. After a first rush the bottles ceased around the end of 2015.I first tried The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 at the Rare Craft Roadshow event that I attended back in late September. Since I found this whisky to be very different from all of the other Balvenie expressions that I’ve tried over the years, I decided to add it to my Christmas wish list.*Prices shown exclude applicable taxes and are subject to change.
In the event of a price difference shown online, the product description and price in government liquor stores shall prevail.Although I somewhat prefer the 12 year old Double Wood and the 21 year old Port Wood, this is still an excellent Balvenie expression that I look forward to enjoying and sharing throughout the year.Bright pale lemon colour; very expressive on the nose, with aromas of ginger, vanilla, fruit and honey; on the palate, the spirit is medium in body, with pronounced initial sweetness which leads to a gingery, sweet, spicy finish.Please call store to confirm available quantity in stock.This list is updated once daily and shows the available quantity as of close of business the day before.