Thompson Bros, distillers in waiting. Check.

Blended malt whisky of unknown origin. Check.

Sherry cask matured. check.

Ripper age. Check.

44.2%. Just gets a check.

Great combo with intrigue? Double check!

Take a look at this review from TOModera Whisky Reviews about the fascinating background about this curious dram, and a hint as to why it is so low in ABV.

From TOModera, “Extremely fruity. You’re not going to buy this and think “Wow, that complex inexpensive 19-year-old whisky was amazing!” You’re going to buy this and enjoy an inexpensive fruit bomb of a whisky”.