A 36-year-old single grain from a number of distilleries across Scotland and bottled by Glasgow's North Star.
Distilled July 1982 this was matured in a bourbon barrel for 36 years. From Cask Series 008, there are 288 bottles globally at 52.5%.
Only 6 bottles were allocated to Australia.
Nose: Charred oak and poached plums.
Palate: Hard toffee and a French fancy.
Finish: Dry, long and salty.
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.