The latest release from Balvenie,is the Tun 1401 Batch 5, married from nine casks of balvenie, 5 whisky casks and 4 sherry butts from warehouse 24. After several months of marry in the famous Tun 1401 the resulting whisky is exceptionally complex.
Nose: Upon pouring, a fragrant fruit nose before sweet vanilla emerges alongside honey & spices..
Taste: A smooth balance between sweetness & oak tannin, underpinning a sherried character full of dried fruits, cinnamon & ginger spiciness.
Finish: Rich, sweet and spicy.