sullivans-cove-french-oak

Sullivans Cove French Oak

$450.00

Sullivans Cove French Oak cask HH525 was voted the World’s Best Single Malt Whisky at the 2014 World Whisky Awards ­– the first time a whisky from somewhere other than Scotland or Japan has been awarded this honour.

We recognise that our French Oak is now in high demand, while stocks remain limited. In order to ensure that everyone has a chance to get a bottle, we will endeavour to release small batches of our most recent French Oak casks on most Wednesdays throughout the year, depending upon availability.

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Product Description

The World’s Best Single Malt Whisky

Sullivans Cove French Oak cask HH525 was voted the World’s Best Single Malt Whisky at the 2014 World Whisky Awards ­– the first time a whisky from somewhere other than Scotland or Japan has been awarded this honour.

This single cask expression varies from 12 to 14 years in age and is a big, fat, chewy whisky full of rich toffee and molasses notes. You could almost be forgiven for mistaking it for Demerara rum on first taste!

Demand for the Port cask has increased and there can be long waiting periods for stock.

 

TASTING NOTES

NOSE: Full rich dark chocolate with cinnamon, orange peel, hazelnut and licorice mint
PALATE: Rich and sweet front palate with flavours of chocolate, pepper, toffee and fruit cake
FINISH: Long lingering finish of dried dark fruit and dark chocolate

 

AWARDS

  • Best Australian Single Malt World Whiskies Awards 2015
  • Best Australian Single Malt 12 Years and Under World Whiskies Awards 2015
  • The World’s Best Single Malt Whisky World Whiskies Awards 2014
  • Best Australian Single Malt World Whiskies Awards 2014
  • Australasian Single Malt Whisky of the Year Wizards of Whisky 2014
  • Australasian Whisky of the Year Wizards of Whisky 2014
  • Best Australian Single Malt under 12 years World Whiskies Awards 2013
  • Southern Hemisphere Whisky of the Year Cask HH0509 Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2013
  • Liquid Gold Award 96.5/100 Cask HH0509 Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2013
  • Gold Medal World Whisky Masters 2012
  • Gold Medal Wizards of Whisky 2012
  • Gold Medal World Whisky Masters 2011

 

Additional Information

Weight1.8 kg
Dimensions12 x 12 x 26 cm
Alcohol %

47.5%

Volume

700ml