Tomatin Moscatel 15 yo: new limited edition released
Thespent five years in Moscatel wine
The highland casks. Distilled in 2003 it first spent ten years in “traditional casks” as the distillery expresses – it can be assumed that this means ex- . Afterwards five years of in Portuguese casks followed. It was Moscatel wine those barriques hold before, a very fruity and sweet wine.Tomatin presents a 15-year-old Tomatin Moscatel that was considerably shaped by the influence of Portuguese wine
Tomatin Moscatel 15 yo waswith 46% and is limited to 6.000 bottles worldwide.
This is of course not the first release of Tomatin Single Malt Whisky that was in wine casks. There was for example a special edition in 2016, a 14 year old Tomatin that had been finished for five years in a Cabernet Sauvignon Cask. And the Tomatin Port Wood Finish (18 months in ) is part of the core range meanwhile.
Official tasting notes (given by the German distributor)
- Colour: golden
- Aroma: intense and fruits aroma, hints of jasmine, orange blossoms, lime and grapefruit
- Taste: Flavours of roasted almonds, sun roasted raisins and figs, orange