The Balvenie New Wood 17 Year
The Balvenie // Speyside, Scotland
This single malt Scotch is composed of 79 hand selected whiskies that have aged at least 17 years in traditional (used) oak casks. The whiskies were blended together and married in virgin barrels of charred American white oak, finishing there for 4 months. Released in 2005, it was replaced by The Balvenie "New Oak" the following year.
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 TypeTraditional Oak and New, Charred American Oak