Laws Whiskey House "Laws & Order: Calvados Case" Straight Malt Whiskey Finished in Calvados Cask The Prime Barrel Pick #63
Laws Whiskey House "Laws & Order: Calvados Case" Straight Malt Whiskey Finished in Calvados Cask, The Prime Barrel Pick #63, is a unique and innovative offering from the esteemed Laws Whiskey House in Colorado. This meticulously crafted whiskey combines the rich tradition of American malt whiskey with an intriguing finish in Calvados casks, a type of apple brandy barrel from France. Barrel Pick #63 represents a special selection from The Prime Barrel, showcasing the exceptional quality and character of this limited edition.
The back label of this bottle has PLETHORA of information about whiskey itself, so do check out the image of it if you are interested. As for tasting notes (provided by one of our members, @cutterandflame on Discord), here's what you can look forward to:
Nose: The aroma is an enchanting mix of traditional malt whiskey and the distinctive influence of Calvados casks. It opens with a delightful sweetness of caramel and apple, followed by nuances of toasted oak and a hint of spice. The apple brandy cask finishing adds an elegant fruitiness, creating a complex and inviting bouquet.
Palate: On the palate, this whiskey offers a rich and layered taste experience. The initial flavors of malt and caramel are beautifully complemented by a bright and fruity apple note, a direct influence from the Calvados cask. Undertones of vanilla, cinnamon, and a subtle oakiness add depth and sophistication to the flavor profile.
Finish: The finish is long, smooth, and elegantly satisfying. It leaves a lingering impression of sweet malt, combined with a gentle warmth of apple brandy and a touch of spice. This harmonious blend of flavors results in a finish that is both unique and memorable.
Laws Whiskey House "Laws & Order: Calvados Case" Straight Malt Whiskey Finished in Calvados Cask, The Prime Barrel Pick #63, is not just a whiskey; it's a remarkable fusion of American and French whiskey traditions. It's perfect for those who appreciate the art of cask finishing and are looking for a whiskey that offers something distinct and sophisticated. Enjoy it neat or with a splash of water to fully experience its complex character and nuanced flavors.