Glenallachie 12 years old Sauternes Wine finish was matured in American Oak Ex-Bourbon Barrels and finished maturation in Sauternes Barriques for 2 years before bottling it.
This straw gold malt gets its elegant stone fruit, zesty flavours from Sauternes Barriques made from French Oak, with a medium level of toasting. Sauternes is a dessert wine originating from the Bordeaux region of South West France, using the ‘noble rot’ to sweeten the wine.
Nose: Waves of heather honey, peaches and grapefruit, with hints of cinnamon and almonds.
Palate: Heather honey, treacle and pineapple, with peaches, sweet grapefruit and cinnamon.