Old Perth The Original Sherry Cask Whisky
Key Facts About This Whisky
Bottler: Morrison Distillers
Range: Old Perth
Region: Speyside, Scotch
Cask Type: Sherry Casks
Alcohol by Volume: 46%
Bottled: Natural colour and without chill filtration
Bottle Size: 700ml
Awards: Gold Medal at the International Spirits Challenge 2021, Gold Medal at Meingingers International Spirits Awards 2023
Old Perth The Original Tasting Notes
Official tasting notes
Sophisticated sherry-sweet tones and subtle spice are the heart of this Original malt, giving way to warm dried fruits and honeyed cloves.
Ed's tasting notes
Colour: Natural colour; amber, or light gold. Coats my glass with slender legs.
Nose: A nice balance of sweet, natural malt, and sherried fruit; it’s a balance I enjoy, reflecting both the original spirit and the sherry cask maturation. Maybe some very light fudge sweetness.
Palate: Medium mouthfeel. Soft red fruits served with a light vanilla cream. Light oak and gentle wood spice.
Finish: A smooth, medium finish revisits those red fruits before ending in just a touch of wood spice for a warming conclusion.
About Old Perth The Original
The Scottish city of Perth was historically the home of many whisky bottlers. It was the blending capital of the world where many great blended malts were created however as many moved away, Perth became the forgotten whisky city. You can read about the history of Old Perth here.
Old Perth brings together the finest of sherry matured malt whisky from a selection of distilleries in the Glenlivet Region of Speyside and expertly blends them in Perth, Scotland.
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