Arran Lochranza Castle
The Lochranza Castle is the 2nd release in the explorers series from the Arran.
Each edition celebrates the outstanding scenic beauty and diversity of nature on the Isle of Arran.
This is a mixture of ex-sherry hogsheads with an amontillado sherry finish.
Limited to 9000 bottles.
On the nose : Fruity, brown sugar, almost brandy like
To Taste: Starts with an intense sweetness which coats the tongue as the creamy toffee develops into a treacle laced fudge. Dark chocolate raisins and honey give this dram delicious depth which stays long on the palate. With time or a drop of water, this dram opens up beautifully and shows another side with soft oak and hints of pink pepper.
The finish: Long and memorable. A real gourmet dram which retains the sweetness of the delicate Arran character with layers of rich intense fruit