Balvenie 15 Single Barrel Sherry Cask

Balvenie 15 SB sherry

Price: $120 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Balvenie / William Grant & Sons

Region: Speyside

47.8% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 15 years

Cask Type: Sherry

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: Unknown

 


 

Color: Light Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Gentle fruits, honey, heather, bit of sherry, raisins, plums

Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied

Palate/Taste: The fruit become richer than the nose, with caramel, sherry and figs

Finish: Medium with slight warmth, oak and sherry are the predominate flavors

Thoughts: The sherry cask has a strong effect on the malt, giving it a heavy fruit influence.

Score: 85 out of 100

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