Longrow Red 11yo Pinot Noir Cask Finish 53.1% - Feb 2019 release
This 2019 release of the Longrow Red 11yo from Springbank Distillery spent the first eight years in bourbon casks then three years in refill Pinot Noir Barriques from New Zealand. There are approximately 9000 bottles available worldwide.
Campbeltown's Springbank Distillery is the only whisky distillery in Scotland to carry out 100% of the production process on one site. For them, this means unrivalled quality control and the opportunity to pour decades of experience and passion into every drop of their world-class whisky.
Nose: Creamy, red apples. Homemade rhubarb crumble with lots of confectionary notes. Red liquorice and maraschino cherries.
Palate: Delicate, soft and smooth. A perfect balance of Pinot Noir wine & Longrow. Red fruits, raspberry jam and cranberry. This is followed by burnt embers and tobacco leaf with hints of smoke.
Finish: More of the Longrow characteristics; creamy, smoky, sultanas and some nuttiness.
Net weight: 1.6kg