Knappogue Castle Marco de Bartoli Marsala Cask Finish
Knappogue Castle // Ireland
Knappogue Castle Marco de Bartoli Marsala Cask is the second release in the brand's Cask Finish limited edition series. Like the first release, this single malt starts out as Knappogue Castle Bourbon Cask Matured 12 Year and finishes in a wine cask. In this case, Marsala casks from esteemed Sicilian wine producer Marco de Bartoli is used to finish maturing the whiskey. Bottled without chill-filtration at 92 proof, only 1020 bottles were produced. Available beginning April 2019.
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 Typeex-bourbon; finished in ex-Marsala wine casks