Vicomte Cask Strength Batch 001 /67,8% – Vicomte is a French single malt from undisclosed distillery. What makes it more mysterious is fact that the brand is owned by the American Company Venturi Brands. Venturi Brands is a Florida based company founded in 2012 by ‘industry executives with over 50 years combined experience focused on brand development and ownership’. Cask Strength Batch # 001 was released in 2016 and comprises whisky double distilled from organic barley grown and harvested in Poitou-Charentes region. The whisky was aged in ex-cognac barrels and bottled at generous 67.8% abv. Vicomte single malt was introduced in 2015 and is released in small batches.
Nose: fruity and slightly spirity, cherries, oranges, apricots, bananas, milk chocolate, caramel, vanilla, touches of leather and oak.
Palate: fruits again, maraschino cherries, figs, apples, orange zest, crème brûlée, vanilla and touch of licorice.
Finish: medium long, with notes of raisins, crème brûlée, toasted oak and dash of garden herbs.
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