Eden Mill Hip Flask Series No. 3
Eden Mill // Scotland
Eden Mill's very first single malt release launched on the 24th of April 2018, making it the first whisky to come out of St. Andrews in 160 years. The Hip Flask Series is a new addition to the distillery's portfolio. The series consists of seven different, 200ml bottles, each made using different types of malt and finished in a variety of oak casks. A total of 3,800 bottles were released for the entire series, at £25 per bottle. For Series No. 3 a mash bill of 92% pale malt and 8% crystal and brown malt and a virgin American oak octave cask (50 liters) were used.
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 Typevirgin American oak octave cask (50 liters)
"No. 3 is rather light. The nose delivers aromas of vanilla initially, followed be unripened fruit and light honey. Notes of pepper, honey, and sweet malt lead the palate to a medium-short, spicy finish. "