Oxhead Dram-Addicts: Secret Orkney 16 Year Old

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Key Facts About This Single Malt Scotch

Bottler: Oxhead

Range: Dram-Addicts

Distillery: A secret Orkney distillery

Region: Highland 

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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