Tomatin Contrast Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
This Tomatin Contrast Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky is a unique comparison of fully matured bourbon and sherry matured whiskies from the Tomatin Distillery.
This limited release presents a unique opportunity to directly compare the effect of Bourbon and Sherry casks on whisky distilled in specific years at Tomatin Distillery; 1973, 1977, 1988, 1991, 2002 & 2006. Having selected and vatted casks from the same six years in both types of casks, the Distillery Manager, Graham Eunson, has created two incredible whiskies and an exceptional tasting experience.
Tomatin Contrast Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky Tasting Notes :-
Tomatin Bourbon Cask
Nose : Golden syrup and honey. Lemon & lime. Almond and macadamia nuts, vanilla and custard.
Palate : Sweet vanilla custard and lemon sponge. Pineapple chunks, raspberries and icing sugar.
Finish : Sweet, fresh and mellow.
Tomatin Sherry Cask
Nose : Toffee-apple crumble, Christmas pudding, raisins and treacle.
Palate : Cinnamon and cloves, peppercorns. Thick cut marmalade.
Finish : Oily, spicy and chewy.