GreatDrams Knockdhu 8 Year Old
Key Facts About This Whisky
Range: Single Cask Series
Founders: Greg and Kirsty Dillon
Region: Speyside, Scotland
Age: 8 years old
Distilled: April 2013
Bottled: October 2021
Cask type: A single first fill oloroso sherry hogshead
Alcohol by Volume: 48.2%
Bottled: Natural colour and without chill filtration
Limited Release: 243
Bottle Size: 500ml
About GreatDrams Knockdhu
This Knockdhu 8 Year Old has been matured wholly in one single First Fill Oloroso Hogshead. This has given it not only an excellent colour, but also a big, meaty flavour profile. It's as fruity as it is spicy, as warming as it is smooth and as gorgeous as any sherry cask can be. A special drop from GreatDrams!
The Knockdhu Distillery is a curious juxtaposition of old and new; stainless steel Lauter tuns, wooden washbacks and the use of worm tubs as condensers. Knockdhu, one of the hidden gems of Speyside, was actually shut down between 1983 and 1988 during the last whisky crash, but is now producing again.
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