A 26-year-old single grain from Girvan bottled by Glasgow's North Star.
Distilled September 1992 this was matured in a bourbon barrel for 26 years. From Cask Series 008, there are 180 bottles globally at 53.5%.
Only 6 bottles were allocated to Australia.
Nose: Airfix glue and coconut.
Palate: Citrus and dark chocolate bounty bars.
Finish: A mooth rum and burnt pineapple bon bons.
North Star have quickly become one of The Oak Barrel's favourite independent bottlers. Exceptional cask selections at very reasonable prices, they are exciting, fun whiskies - even when they're very serious - which are designed to be drunk and shared.
- Single Grain