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Krügers Glentauchers 8yo...

Krügers Glentauchers 8yo (63.9%): One of my favorite distilleries by one of my favorite independent bottlers... Although Whisky Kruger is first and foremost a whisky shop in Holzbunge, Germany they actually have a finger in every pie: They house a whisky museum displaying mostly owner Thomas Kruger's private collection, they choose regularly magnificent casks to bottle under their own label and they also run an international online whisky auction site at WhiskyAuction.com. This 8 years old Glentauchers is distilled in 2006 and bottled in 2014 after spending its entire life in a fresh sherry cask. The cask yielded 324 bottles at a whopping strength of 63.9% abv. 
Color: Orange blossom honey, polished copper with barely moving thick and oily legs.
Nose: Strong alcohol burn first hence the abv. Peach ice tea, stainless steel flask and raspberry marmalade. Very metallic... Water helps to get away from those metallic qualities to begin with and opens in up slowly in time. Savory first: B…

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