Auchroisk 24 Year Old 1989 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Matured in sherry butts and bottled 2014 by Cadenhead's for the Small Batch series. 1,140 bottles.
Nose: Rhubard, lime leaves, wam cola, cherries and creamy buttery pastry.
Palate: Rich and chocolatey; lots of red fruits, toffee and hot cross buns.
Finish: Lots of toffee, warming spices and raspberry jam.
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.