Dalmore 40 Year
The Dalmore // Highlands, Scotland
Available beginning September 2017, this Highland single malt was aged in a variety of casks. It first matured in American oak, ex-bourbon barrels. Next, it aged in former Gonzalez-Byass matusalem oloroso sherry butts for an additional 30 years. Lastly, the whisky finished maturation in American oak first-fill ex-bourbon barrels. This collector's single malt presents in a Baccarat designed crystal decanter with the 12-point stag logo created by Hamilton & Inches. A total of 750 bottles were produced with 58 of them headed to the US.
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 TypeAmerican oak ex-bourbon, matusalem oloroso sherry butt, and first-fill ex-bourbon