Dunedin Double Cask 18 Year
New Zealand Whisky Collection // South Island, New Zealand
Distilled at the now closed Willowbank Distillery in Dunedin, this has been released by the New Zealand Whisky Co. It is comprised of 70% single malt and 30% single grain (unmalted barley). It first matured for six years in American oak ex-bourbon barrels before being transferred to French oak barrels which previously held New Zealand red wine. Bottled at 40% ABV and sold in 375ml. As of August 2017, it is available in the US.
Single GrainDistilled from a grain or mixture of grains, usually corn, wheat, or barley from one distillery, if Scotch or Irish must be aged for at least three years in barrels.
Cask TypeAmerican oak Ex-Bourbon and French oak Ex-Red Wine