Glenfiddich Fire & Cane

Peated Single Malt

Glenfiddich // Speyside, Scotland

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Fire & Cane is the fourth installment in the Experimental Series from Glenfiddich. It is a no-age statement lightly peated release that is first matured in ex-bourbon barrels. The single malt is then finished in ex-rum casks for several months. It is bottled at 43% ABV and will be available beginning August 2018.

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  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type
    ex-bourbon, finished in ex-rum casks

Tasting Notes

"The Cane opens the nose, with honey lozenges followed by syrupy dates and overripe tropical fruits, brown sugar, and broiled meats. The Fire opens in full on the palate, with a phenolic range from peat and smoke to asphalt, leading to toffee, beeswax, and towards the back, molasses and bitter barrel char. The finish is short, with more rummy notes mixed with the traditional fruits of Glenfiddich. The two halves of influence at times wrestle for power but ultimately play nice together."

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