The Lakes Distillery: The One Sherry Cask Finished Whisky
Key Facts About This Whisky
Distillery: The Lakes
Cask Type: Ex-sherry
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Alcohol by Volume: 46.6%
Nose: Medjool dates, sun-dried raisins, sultanas and polished wood.
Palate: Macadamia nuts, dark chocolate and gentle smoke.
Finish: Long, warming and rich.
About The Lakes Distillery's Sherry Cask Finished Whisky
The One Collection is a range of blended whiskies. They show how innovative cask seasoning can enhance and elevate a whisky's flavour. There are four expressions in total:
You can try The One Fine Blended whisky and then see how the different cask finish changes it. Cool, right?
This One is the sherry finish, matured in European oak Oloroso and PX casks. That's a lot of sherry! And it gives the whisky a deep, rich and intense flavour.
The Lakes Distillery used Spanish oak, which is soft and porous. The wood encourages a higher degree of interaction between spirit and cask. The open grain allows the whisky to travel deeper into the wood, drawing out rich and intense flavours, as well as creating a beautiful and natural colour.