Paid: $80 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: MGP / Jos. Magnus
Aged For: 9 Years
Cask Type: New charred oak, finished in Cognac, Oloroso, and PX sherry casks
Chill Filtered: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn
Nose: Molasses and damp oak, dry tannin wines, marzipan and pine
Feel: Medium body
Taste: Touch of fruit with caramel sauce and brown sugar
Finish: Warm, lingering, oak, leather, syrup covered cinnamon bun.
Thoughts: I think there’s a tad to much going on here and it isn’t focused, maybe tone down the cask finishing, or increase aging?
Score: 83 out of 100