This Octave Glen Moray 1991 has been aged for 20 years in oak casks, it has then spent 3 months in Octave cask #7021393. Only 69 bottles came from this cask when it was bottled in 2012.
For many years, Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky Limited has experimented in the use of differing cask sizes for the maturation of single malt and single grain scotch whiskies. This research stemmed from the simple premise that there is more interaction between the wood and spirit over a shorter period of time in a small cask than in a large cask, allowing a faster melding of wood, air and alcohol.
The spirit in this bottle is an exclusive example of good whisky taken beyond all expectations to become rich, complex and wise beyond its years; it has been 'Octave Invigorated'
Nose - Lemon zest, nutty, slightly peppery.
Palate - Honeycomb, toffee, lemon sherbet, ice cream and smoked almonds.
Finish - Medium with a touch of pepper spice.
Availability: In Stock
The Spirits Embassy has been brought to you by award winning online retailer Single Malts Direct, who have over 15 years experience in carefully selecting the rarest and finest whiskies from every corner of the world. Our online store gives you not only the largest choice in whisky, but gin, rum, vodka and other spirits & liqueurs.