Bunnahabhain 14 yo 2001 ‘Hickory Molasses Glaze’ (46%, Wemyss Malts 2016, sherry puncheon, 771 btl.) – 83/100

Introducing SherryNotes, the sherry blog.
La Bota de Amontillado n°31 (20%, Equipo Navazos 2011, 50 cl.)

Linkwood 18yo 1990 (46%, Gordon & MacPhail for La Maison du Whisky 2009, cask #6962) – 86/100

Macallan 60 yo ‘Lalique’ (53,2%, OB 2011, Lalique decanter, 400 btl.) – 94/100

What is a sherry cask? Nowadays mostly a fairly new cask that tailor-made for the whisky industry. It is seasoned with very young sherry that is quite different from the sherry that is bottled. The production of sherry casks and the production of sherry are less related industries than you would think…