Kavalan Ex-Bourbon Oak Single Malt
Kavalan // Taiwan
Indeed, as the name states, this is aged in ex-bourbon casks and, unlike their Soloist Ex-Bourbon bottling, this is reduced from cask strength to 46% abv.
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.
"Initially, you will experience barrel notes such as menthol, coconut, and vanilla. The palate continues with these flavors and adds toasted cereal to the mix. The whisky is tangy and finishes relatively smooth with wood spices relatively mild."