Kavalan Solist Virgin Oak 52.4% 700ml

$350.00
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The finest virgin oak casks have been selected to give this single malt its warm, ripe notes of tropical fruit, spice and thick honey. Matured in the subtropical climate of Yilan County, this whisky achieves Kavalan's signature smoothness and complexity.

11 years matured in virgin barrel.

A limited edition of 148 bottles, bottled at cask strength of 52.4% ABV.

Bottled: 28/08/2020

Cask Number: N091106014A

Only few bottles left, Bottle Number: 39; 125; 126


The Mists of Kavalan

In ancient times, the land of Yilan was called "Kavalan", a pristine terrain protected by the soaring Snow Mountain range and fertile Lanyang Plain. Remote and subtropical, the piece of land is situated in the northeast corner of Taiwan where bountiful rainfall and water filtered through Yilan's rich volcanic soil collide to provide Kavalan's mineral-rich water source. The history and terroir of this land have combined to combined to create for you this exquisite whisky.

Tasting Notes

Colour: Black Cherry

Nose: Beginning with smoky plum, purple grape, creamy vanilla, and beeswax. Develops into pleasing notes of floral, apricot, and peach.

Palate: Rich and robust. Stimulating bursts of oak anticipate delicious honey, autumnal pear, and sweet chestnut.

 

Alc 52.4%