Blog Post Three: Now I'm getting the hang of this…
Two year old spirit matured in American oak port casks featuring a few sherry staves for added complexity.
In their words, "Colour: Amber gold with red and orange highlights – colour rating 5.2
Nose: Varnish, shoe polish, nutmeg, slight hint of soot, coffee cream biscuit, caramel, ginger, woody herbs (rosemary and thyme). Gets more cut pine and spice over time.
Palate: Big, sweet, herby and woody, nuts and spices (nutmeg, cinnamon, allspice), pine and cream. Finish: Warm and slightly sour, typically Australian. Pine wood with a slightly tannic tail.Comment: Good even package, everything melds together well. The whole is greater than the sum of the parts."