Armorik Maître de Chai Single Malt
Armorik // Brittany, France
A limited edition from French distillery Warenghem (one of the French whisky founding fathers back in the 1980s). "Maître de chai" is the French term for "cellar master". This limited release expression has been matured in first-fill oloroso sherry casks.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask Typefirst-fill oloroso sherry
"A full-bodied and well-balanced whisky showing notes of sweet spices, subtle dried fruits and honey. Leathery, floral and elegant woody aromas come wrap this pleasant tasting moment up. This whisky feels a bit like a visit to your favourite antiques shop, where you could spend hours digging for old rare books & dusty cutlery."