A fantastic bottling of 5 Pedro Ximénez Sherry Octaves, each matured for
a minimum of 20 years, selected by Master Distiller Billy Walker! The total
outturn was 371 bottles. Great start, replicating the legendary 1972 bottlings to a certain
aromatic, with raspberry ganache and fig liqueur, hints of eucalyptus
and redcurrant jam. Some Portuguese Ginjinha as well. Takes us back to some of
the best 1972s, nice! Hints of candied ginger and rose pepper.
raisins, figs and cherries, though this time with a sourness of Morello
cherries and oak juice. Ginger, green tea, sappy wood. Mint and leather.
Tobacco juice and chestnuts.
long, with hints of grapefruit, herbal tea, tobacco and a little mint.