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Barrel #110

Nose is complex, with notes of banana nut bread, cinnamon, dried apricot and toffee. Initial flavor is slightly tart, with mandarin notes. Flavors transitions to a rich and slightly phenolic, with vanilla and subtle marzipan flavors. Lingers spicy, cooling and resinous on the tongue.

Barrel #107

Nose has notes of honeycomb, maple, banana and toasted oak. Taste is light and buttery up front, with cocoa and minerally molasses notes that transition to tart and tangy, with a slight leather character. Finish is cooling with a lingering tongue tingle.

Barrel #83

Initial nose is malty and tart, but as the whisky opens it transitions to oaky and fruity, with notes of graham cracker and apple. Medium body, with earthy and malty notes that give way to sweet fresh oak. Finish has a zing, and lingers spicy on the tongue.

Barrel #62

Nose is complex, with earthy and oaky notes balanced by butterscotch and apple. Rich mouthfeel with an initial demerara sugar sweetness that turns spicy and pleasantly tart. Light peat finish that has the cooling character of eucalyptus.

Barrel #75

Sweet caramel oak nose. Flavor is initially spicy cinnamon with an earthy tartness that fades and lingers as sweet brown sugar.

Barrel #71

A dusty butterscotch nose with hints of leather. Taste is sweet with notes of vanilla, caramel and tangy, tart green apple. Slightly spicy and cooling finish.

Barrel #67

Mild, malty oak nose. Taste is tart for an instant, then sweet and pleasant, with a medium body. Hints of non-phenolic peat precede the finish, which is even and long-lasting with notes of maple syrup and fresh cinnamon.

Barrel #59

A lemon-honey nose with hints of fresh hazelnut and, as it opens, fresh peat. Lightly sweet taste up front with butter, caramel and malty notes. Dries quickly on the tongue, with hints of smoke that come across tart and tannic.

Barrel #27

Dusty oak nose, with a sweet, buttery and candied caramel taste. Finish is smooth and coating, with the barest hint of tartness.  Lingering vanilla and cream soda notes.

Barrel #28

Modest fruit nose with barely perceptible hints of smoke.  Medium body and a sweet, mellow taste with subtle earthy and wood spice flavors.  Quick, dry finish that lingers with hints of caramel and toasted oak.