Price: $125 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Sourced / Castle Brands
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: New charred American oak, finished in Selection Chateau Suduiraut Sauternes Casks
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: No
Color: Light amber
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Sweet corn, honey, French oak, vanilla, and a bit of fresh citrus
Mouthfeel: Light bodied
Palate/Taste: Burst of sour citrus and clove, followed by caramel, nuts, lemon, and oak
Finish: Oak, spices, citrus, honey, and vanilla, medium length and light warmth
Thoughts: The sauternes finish gives this a distinct citrus and lemon note that depending on my mood I either like or dislike. Not worth the purchase price but an interesting experiment.
Score: 78 out of 100