Auchroisk 15 Year Old 2000 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead #11944 bottled October 2015 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series. 346 bottles.
Nose: Green moss and old books, with a touch of orange.
Palate: Maltiness dominates, with salted caramel and a touch of apricot.
Finish: A long and lingering finish, with lasting hints of malt.
Auchroisk Single Malt Whiskey
Auchroisk Distillery is a relatively modern malt whiskey distillery which was established in 1972 by Justerini & Brooks (Scotland) Ltd. Auchroisk Distillery is situated at Mulben in the heart of Scotland's Speyside whiskey region and is equipped with eight copper stills. Only a small proportion of production is released by the distillery for bottling as official single malt whiskey, much of the remainder is destined for blending. Morrison & MacKay are among the independent bottlers to release expressions of Auchroisk single cask malt whiskey and Auchroisk single malt features in the Gordon & MacPhail's Connoisseurs Choice series.