Kavalan Sherry Oak

Kavalan Sherry Oak

Price: $150 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Kavalan / King Car Group

Region: Taiwan

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Oloroso Sherry

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Burnt Chestnut

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Sharp raisin and sherry, sulphur, caramel, orange, dried fruits.

Mouthfeel: Slightly oily

Palate/Taste: Strange sweetness, sherry, sultanas, off-putting vegetal and earth notes.

Finish: Medium warmth and length, bitter, with fruit and cinnamon.

Thoughts: Didn’t like this one, every step had a note or flavor that ruined the overall experience.

Score: 68 out of 100

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