The Kilchoman Founders Cask is due to be launched at Imbibe on the 2nd and 3rd of July at London Olympia. This is the first fill Sherry Butt 2008 (bottled at 9 years old), and there are only 631 bottles, at 54.4% abv. This cask is a refill.
The text on the back label reads: This single cask was selected for Pol Roger Portfolio by Kathy Wills. Kathy who’s husband Anthony founded Kilchoman is the un-seen heartbeat of the Distillery. This is the first release of five. Each release will be chosen by a different member of the family.
The Kilchoman Founders Cask has tasting notes of:
- Nose: Earthy peat and sweet citrus notes.
- Palate: Rich fruits, sweet peat and spicy dark chocolate.
- Finish: The finish is long and balanced with the sweetness and the smoke.