Penderyn Carcavelos Single Cask W46 Limited Edition

The small bloodtub cask “W46” from Penderyn is a unique Single Malt released exclusively for the Australian market with only 60 bottles available. Bloodtubs are rarely available. The whisky was matured in ex-bourbon casks and finished in this exceptionally rare wine cask from the small Carcavelos DOC wine region near Cascais on Portugal’s Atlantic Coast, then bottled at cask strength.

    Nose:    Fruity, green apples, apricots and floral honey. Orange peel and caramel in the background.

    Taste:    Sweet and fruity, creamy caramel, apricots and figs; a hint of nutmeg and light oak spices.

    Finish:   Slightly drying with oak spices and a touch of light pepper and ginger.