The Milk & Honey Distillery Classic Single Malt /46%/ – M&H (Milk & Honey) founded 2013 by Gal and Lital Kalkshtein in Tel-Aviv is the first Israel’s whisky distillery. The distillery is equipped with a single pair of stills and can produce 800,000 liters of spirit per annum however it is currently running at roughly 25% of its capacity. The first whisky distillation took place in March 2015 and the global launch of M&H Single Malt Whisky in the late 2019. The Israel warm climate (300 sunny days a year with temperature up to 40ºC) accelerates maturation process but also increases angle’s share to up to 10% annually. M&H Classic Single Malt is a vatting of ex-bourbon barrels (about 80%), virgin casks (about 3%) and STR casks (ex-red wine casks that are shaved, toasted and re-charred).
Nose: floral with delicate fruity notes, apples, peaches, nectarines, vanilla, honey, oak shavings, white pepper and a touch of wax.
Palate: vanilla, brown sugar, honey, lemon peel, apples, black pepper, nutmeg, clove, burnt bread crust and delicate oaky bitterness.
Finish: medium long and slightly spirity, with notes of vanilla, pepper, lemon grass, apples and oak.
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