Glen Elgin 2008 Cask Strength is an independent bottling by Mossburn Distillers the company behind the Torabhaig Distillery. Distilled in 2008 and bottled in 2018 at 10 years old, this Glen Elgin is No. 19 and is released as part of Vintage Cask Collection. This expression has been matured in Single Hogshead Cask and has a sweet and spicy character, with notes of black pepper, caramel and oak spice.
Natural colour, Un-chill filtered, 70cl at 59% Vol.
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At cask strength the spirit needs a dsh of water to bring out light oaky vanilla notes, allspice and a little dried orange.
On the palate it opens out with some forthright wood which influences the fruit and some soft malty sweetness.
Long with a little pepper on the finish.