Sullivans cove american oak single cask hh0317 was also named one. Rich, oaky and hugely textural while still retaining the unmistakable brightness and character of sullivans cove’s unique spirit.
More widely, it is the most awarded australian whisky ever.
Sullivans cove whisky american oak. So we are talking about very small batch whisky. We have a thriving wine industry that allows us access to barrels of different styles and higher quality than many other whisky producing nations. With the release of the american oak tawny expression from sullivans cove, it’s clear that one of the best distillers in the country is leading the way with flavour experimentation.
Sullivans cove american oak cask was tasted at meeting no. Sullivans cove oak 47.5% bottling note. The whisky in this bottle was finished in french oak port casks for a fruity flavour.
This particular release, sullivan’s cove american oak, has been recognized with a bevy of awards, including best australian single malt and several “liquid gold” designations in various editions of jim murray’s whisky bible. Playing with single barrel whisky gives the distiller bandwidth to experiment with flavour, while not straying away from the. This single cask whisky displays incredible complexity and length of palate;
View products for specific information about each style. The sullivans cove core range includes french oak single tawny cask, american oak single bourbon cask, and double cask, which is a vatting of both french and american oak aged whiskies. Our favourites, single malt whisky, whisky of the world brand:
Built in 1994, production at sullivans cove did not really begin until 1995. The version in question is bottle number 199 of 222 from barrel number td0174. When they are not being harassed by the tasmanian devils they produce some of the best whisky being made south of the equator at this moment.
Old & rare american oak is matured for a minimum of sixteen years in american oak casks previously used to age bourbon. Sullivans cove french bottling note. Costing $250, this spirit is expensive,.
Inadvertently teaming with the christmas theme, this d Sullivans cove is also known as 'the tasmanian distillery, and by pure luck i happened to end up being seated next to patrick maguire, the chief distiller! Tasting notes, ratings, and information on sullivans cove american oak cask.
Matured in small 200 liter bourbon cask. Around the strong malt foundation there are hints of vanilla, caramel, stone fruit and white flowers and, of course. 19yo american oak bourbon single cask (hh0353) american oak old & rare single cask hh0353 was filled on the 13th of june, 2000 and decanted on the 5th of october, 2019, for a maturation of 19 years.
75 on november 29, 2018. Sullivans cove american bottling note this no age statement single malt comes to you from the depths of tasmania, produced at the wonderful sullivans cove distillery. Sullivans cove american oak cask ranks 3rd overall in other whiskey.
These limited release whiskies sit outside of our core range and will only be released occasionally. Tasmanian whisky is going from strength to strength. He mentioned that this was the first 9 year old bottling they had done, and that it was matured in two different barrels, a 200 litre american oak bourbon barrel and a 300 litre french oak.
A single cask sullivbans cove (american oak) aged for 17 years. Within the sullivans cove range, the american oak single cask is the most rewarded of their various expressions. Sullivans cove american oak single cask whisky.
Distilled 16.11.2006 and bottled 16.1.2019 at 47,4% alcohol by volume level. Sullivans cove american oak old & rare whisky a$800.00. Shortly after it was bought in 2003, it moved to cambridge, a.
Sullivan's cove is made in the tasmanian distillery and is producing a single malt whisky in a scotch style. This aussie whisky comes from the island state of tasmania. In 2014, their french oak single malt won world’s best single malt at the world whisky awards.
Aged in 200l american oak casks previously used to mature bourbon in the usa, this whisky represents the defining style of sullivans cove, with a strong malt backbone and flavours of vanilla, caramel. To date this is the oldest american oak ever released by the distillery. Out of 5, we rated it very highly at 3.69, though we had some disagreement among member ratings.
They said that’s where they slowly dilute the spirits to their preferred bottling strength. American oak second fill single cask td0081 was distilled in february of 2006 and decanted in june of this year maturing at fifteen years, four months, in a single, 300l american oak cask previously filled with an older batch of sullivans cove single malt whisky. The video shows them placing aged whisky and brandy in ibc containers.
As the name suggests, the whisky has spent the duration of its ageing in american oak casks. Sullivans cove, one of australia’s finest distilleries is rolling out a series of new whiskies as the result of years of successful experiments with various ageing techniques, yielding new flavours for whisky lovers to enjoy. Like i stated, this single cask sullivans cove malt whisky is the american oak cask matured version.