- The experimental sequence explores Fettercairn’s distinctive tropical home fashion born from the distinctive copper cooling ring distillation
- Warehouse Assortment has been crafted by pioneering Whisky Maker Gregg Glass
- Batch No.004 born in Warehouse 2 delivers cracked pepper on the nostril, and candy Hungarian Oak on the palate
Fettercairn Distillery has introduced the a lot anticipated fourth launch of its vastly standard and sought-after Warehouse Assortment, created by Grasp Whisky Maker Gregg Glass to have a good time the hidden gems inside its 14 dunnage warehouses and to showcase a dedication to actually progressive and progressive maturation.
Distilled in 2014, Fettercairn Warehouse 2 Batch No. 004 has been matured in handpicked first fill ex-Bourbon barrels, alongside re-charred Hungarian wine oak casks. This unconventional number of casks was chosen from the treasure trove of getting older inventory in Warehouse 2, the place excessive humidity mixed with a comparatively cool and temperate atmosphere make its mark on the maturing spirit and tropical home fashion.
Pure golden honey in color, non-chill filtered and bottled at 48.8% ABV to deliberately amplify the flavours of the maturation journey, this definitive character begins on the nostril with Madagascan vanilla, poached pears and cracked pepper, resulting in flavours of toffee, honey and wealthy nuttiness. With a vibrant but elegant stability of honey dew melon, ardour fruit, burnished citrus and candy oak wooden, this can be a surprisingly tropical deal with with delicate spice for added depth.
Born in Warehouse 2, a private favorite of Gregg Glass, Batch No.004 was matured in a novel atmosphere – humid, cool and temperate – which allowed the whisky maker to boost particular facets of Fettercairn’s tropical character and stability the affect of every cask.
The Warehouse Assortment celebrates the unconventional strategy to whisky making pioneered by Grasp Whisky Maker Gregg Glass and the whisky making neighborhood at this distinctive distillery:
“At Fettercairn now we have had a chance to take a special perspective on whisky making. The ingenuity of our distinctive copper cooling ring produces an excellent and tropical new make spirit.
“Every warehouse is exclusive too, which permits myself – as whisky maker – to play with the affect on the whisky because it matures.
“Our Warehouse Assortment affords a window into the unconventional strategy that we take right here at Fettercairn. In some ways we’re nonetheless exploring completely different facets of Fettercairn’s tropical distillery character. Every experiment we lay down performs with the stability of nature, nurture and the character of every distinctive warehouse. Batch No.004 is a one-off expression that showcases Fettercairn in a brand new, surprising approach, which we hope will delight admirers of our distillery”.
Fettercairn Warehouse 2 Batch No.004 will likely be accessible at an RSP of £60 in key world markets together with the UK, the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium and France from September.
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