Oxhead Dram-Addicts: Secret Orkney 16 Year Old
Key Facts About This Single Malt Scotch
Distillery: A secret Orkney distillery
Region: Highlands, Scotland
Age: 16 years
Distilled: January 2005
Bottled: July 2021
Cask Type: Refill hogshead
Cask Ref: 7
Alcohol by Volume: Cask strength at 58%
Outturn: 261 Bottles
Bottle Size: 700ml
Bottled: Natural colour and non chill filtered
Awards: 91 points on WhiskyFun
Secret Orkney 2005 Tasting Notes
Nose: Sweet citrus, ripe melons, dark honey with spices, cloves, black peppers and ginger. Light smoke with fresh maritime notes, oysters and chalk.
Palate: Creamy with orange marmalade, stewed fruits, salted caramel, yellow rock sugar, seafood and minerals.
Finish: Sea salt, lots of citrus and a touch of smouldering wood.
About this Oxhead Dram-Addicts release
A mysterious Single Malt from a certain “Viking” distillery where floor malted barley is smoked with Orcadian peat. In a clean and classy display of rich fruits, heathery honey, fragrant smoke and maritime flavours, this bottle epitomizes the amazing distillate from this unnamable Orkney Distillery. Serge Valentin scored this outstanding whisky 91 points on WhiskyFun.
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