Established in 2005, Kavalan is Taiwan’s first whiskymaker and the nation’s only family-owned whisky distillery. Kavalan takes the old name of Yilan county where the distillery is located in north-eastern Taiwan.
The pure water and fresh air make this part of the subtropical island the ideal environment for the production of whisky.
Vinho is fully matured in used American oak wine barrels that have been toasted and re-charred in a way that brings out fruity vanilla notes from the whisky and wood overlaid on a delicate background of complex fruitiness. It has a complex and multi-dimensional background of pepper, spice, dates and other fruits, such as ripe melon and mango together with kiwi and a delicate blend of citrus fruits burst.
Cask Number – W121225122A
Bottle Number – 139/172
Nose - A rich fusion of vanilla and caramelized sugars with dark chocolate on top. Ripe melon and mango together with kiwi and a delicate blend of citrus fruits burst. Pepper is also present in the background waiting to be noticed.
Palate - Fruity and rich. Clean and complex flavours embodying all that is best in the finest malt whiskies.
Finish - Long and rich.
Availability: Out of Stock