Amrut Portonova

Amrut Portonova

Price: $115 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Amrut

Region: India

62.1% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 4 years

Cask Type: New and old bourbon barrels, finished in port pipes

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Red tawny

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Grape skins, lime, plum, blackberries, ruby port, and caramel

Mouthfeel: Medium body, slightly dry

Palate/Taste: Banana, pepper, oak, port wine, cloves, leather, and caramel

Finish: Medium warmth and linger, slightly sour, with citrus, and fortified wine

Thoughts: The nose on this is wonderful, but the palate is a bit of a letdown after the nose. Overall a nice dram, but a bit pricey for what it is.

Score: 82 out of 100

 

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