Tobermory 2005 Fino Cask Finish
Tobermory // Islands, Scotland
Tobermory 2005 Fino Cask Finish spent its first 10 years of aging in traditional oak casks. The single malt then finished its maturation in fino sherry hogsheads. Only 1710 bottles were produced. It was released in 2018 by brand owner Distell as one of six single malt limited releases from its scotch whisky portfolio. Bottled at 55.1% ABV with natural color and no chill filtration.
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, finished in fino sherry hogshead
"All of Tobermory's best qualities shine through here. Aromas of rich melon and papaya as well as roasted almonds descend into a more salty and leathery taste that still retains these fruity flavors."