How old is Kavalan Vinho Barrique?
The Vinho Barrique is the only of the Solist cask-strength expressions that undergoes this STR process. Actually I think it’s the only Kavalan expression that undergoes STR. Vinho is an average of 4-5 years old, but nothing older than 7 years in it. Not bad for something that won World’s Best Whisky.
Which is the best Kavalan whiskey?
1st Place – Kavalan 10th Anniversary Sky Gold Wine Cask Matured Single Cask Single Malt Whisky.
Which is the best Kavalan Solist?
Solist Vinho Barrique
Not only did Kavalan receive 14 awards at the second Tokyo Whisky & Spirits Competition but the Kavalan Solist Vinho Barrique was selected from the 128 single malt whisky blind drinks as the “Best Single Malt Whisky”.
How long is kavalan Whisky aged?
four to five years
Most Kavalan whiskies are aged four to five years.
How do I read my kavalan cask number?
The cask number starts off by a letter specifying the type of cask (W = Wine, B = Bourbon, S = Sherry). This is followed by nine numbers, where the distilled date is given by the first six (YYMMDD). So the cask number S100303011A is a sherry cask, filled on March 3, 2010. Time to move on to the whiskies themselves.
Is Kavalan single malt?
Kavalan Whisky Kavalan Classic Single Malt Whisky exemplifies the sheer quality of whisky coming out of Taiwan. The craftsmanship of the distillery works with the humid Taiwanese climate to create whisky that is diverse and complex.
What kind of whiskey is Kavalan?
The Kavalan Oloroso Sherry Oak is a much darker single-malt whiskey with more spice and nuttiness for something truly special.
What climate is best for whiskey?
Humidity hovers all year between 70 and 90 percent. That slow and steady climate, coupled with the Scottish preference for the muted flavors of used barrels, makes it possible to successfully age Scotch whisky for a very, very long time.
How do you tell how old your kavalan is?
You can tell how old these whiskies are by deciphering the cask number and finding the bottling date stamp. The cask number starts off by a letter specifying the type of cask (W = Wine, B = Bourbon, S = Sherry). This is followed by nine numbers, where the distilled date is given by the first six (YYMMDD).