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KINAHANS SRP #18

kinahans whiskey special release

Merlot Cask

merlot cask finish

KINAHANS SRP #18

This exceptional 12 year old Merlot cask whiskey with an unusual rose glow, has spent the first 8 years of its maturation in first fill ex-bourbon white American oak casks and was matured for additional 4 years in the famous Italian Amarone wine barrels.

Limited to only 300 bottles per release, this is a rare and unconventional single malt whiskey bottled at cask strength with no chill filtration and only natural colour. 

The profile will reveal a very gentle and floral flavours with hints of grape, apple, green pair and mild liquorish.

Tasting Notes:
NOSE: Floral & fruity, a hint of apricot, red apple & Victoria plum.
PALATE: Smooth, gentle, dry oily honey, oaky vanilla with hints of grape, apple & green pear.
COLOUR: Natural. Bullion gold with a rose glow.

Staves Composition:

merlot stave MERLOT
FINISH
grape apricot vanilla pear victoria plum apple liquorice
Grape Apricot Vanilla Pear Victoria Plum Green Apple Liquorice