Glenmorangie Tale of the Forrest, Single Malt Whisky, 70cl
The Glenmorangie Tale of the Forrest is a limited release single malt whisky. A first of its kind, before maturation, the barley used for this whisky was kilned with woodland botanicals from northern Scotland. This spirit was then let to mature in refill bourbon casks for an unstated amount of time.
Nose: Herbal, juniper, moss, wet grass. Something almost tequila/grappa related. Gentle whisp of smoke
Palate: Deep-green eucalyptus, lit by rays of bitter orange, drift to a slow, gently oaky finish. Very gentle coal/motor oil smoke.
Finish: Soft oak, bitter citrus and a herbacious quality