— PLANTATION SINGLE CASK 2018 panama 12 Year —
Nose : At first come forward fruity and malty notes of baked pear, honey, orange, almond and pineapple. In short, a very fruity and spicy cake.
Palate : Dry and full, it follows the nose with a tad spicier profile at first with cloves, pepper and oak. Thereafter it evolves on caramel, apricot, liquorice and vanilla.
Finish : Very long and almost salty with fresh herbal notes, also orange peel and hazelnut.
Alc./Vol. : 46.2%
Origin : Panama
Distillery : Alcoholes Del Istmo
Raw material : Cane juice
Fermentation : 3 days
Distillation : Four Column Still
Tropical Ageing : 9.5 years in Bourbon casks
Continental Ageing : 1 year in Ferrand casks
Maturation : 1.5 years in Arran Whisky cask
Volatile Substances : 193 g/hL AA
Esters : 59 g/hL AA
Dosage : 6 g/L
Cane sugar caramel E150a (% vol) : No caramel added
Solely to adjust – if needed – the color between different batches.
Color may initially vary according to the type, the age and the size of the ageing casks