King Arthur Series - NO.13 – Le Morte d’ Arthur
King Arthur single cask collection is the first independent bottler in Greater China, PICT, self-owned brand, Or Sileis, single cask selection. It’s finely selected by Julie Lee, the judge of London area of IWSC.
Mordred, King Arthur’s nephew, breaks his promise to the king, and occupies the kingdom of Camelot. He spreads the rumor that the king has died during the war, and intends to marry Guinevere. King Arthur hears the news and heads back to Britain immediately, and have a discussion with the knights. Both sides have great casualties, and King Arthur himself injured seriously as well.
King Arthur realizes that his time has come, and only Bedivere survives in the war. King Arthur asks Bedivere to throw the Caliburn into the lake. Bedivere knows that once he throws the sword into the lake, it means the end of his king’s life. He gives up two times and lies to King Arthur that the Caliburn has thrown into the lake. However, his king knows that he is lying, and Bedivere comes to the lake for the third time, and makes up his mind tossing the Caliburn into the lake, and the Lady of the lake accepts the Caliburn. Bedivere returns to his king and accompanies him until he died.
Cask Type： Sherry Hogshead
Year of Distillation：1999
You are able to feel a tasty flavor of cured meat in the beginning, and it transforms into a wood note of China fir. In addition, it comes with dried fruits underneath, and subtleness of menthol. The mouth feel is the salty cured fish, and accompanied by the impact of ash. The finish is slightly dry of wood and spices.