ImpEx Beverages, the official importer of Kilchoman Islay malt whisky, has announced the release of Kilchoman Sherry Cask Release in the USA.
Kilchoman’s first fully matured sherry release, it has been matured for 5 years in Oloroso sherry butts to give it a unique flavor, unlike that of previous Kilchoman releases.
According to the importer’s press release, the new whisky is rich gold in colour and has a nose of soft peaty aromas with a blend of soft fruits and spice. The palate has an initial sweetness which is again complemented with peaty aromas, mixed fruit and spice and the finish is long and clean with a character and richness that belies its tender age.
Of the 6,000 released by the distillery, 600 bottles have been allocated to the US.
Kilchoman Sherry Cask Release is bottled at 46% abv with a RRP of $ 75.00 a bottle.