Auchentoshan Three Wood Single Malt Whisky (750ml)

SKU #620136 94 points Wine Enthusiast

 The name of this whisky is a nod to how it’s matured in three different casks: American Bourbon, Spanish oloroso and Pedro Ximénez Sherry. It’s robust, with a deep amber hue and rich caramel scent. The flavor profile shows toffee, campfire smoke and a mouthwatering butterscotch note on the exhale. It almost reads like a peated Bourbon. (KN)  (12/2015)

K&L Notes

Rich, deep amber in color, nutty, rich and aromatic on the nose, extremely full on the palate, sweet sherry flavors with light peat and a nice warm finish. Aged in Bourbon, Oloroso Sherry, and Pedro Ximenez casks.

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Staff Image By: Will Blakely | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 6/22/2018 | Send Email
The Three Wood beautifully showcases the movement away from age statements and toward creative cask finishes. On the nose, it immediately offers enticing aromas of dried fruit, orange peel, caramelized sugar and ample spice. On the palate, it tastes full and complex despite its three distillations. Vanilla and dry sherry dominate at first but give way to soft tones of toffee and raisins. Typical of lowland malts, the finish brings a lingering nutty sweetness, but with a hint of charred wood. Altogether, it makes for an endlessly enjoyable dram that satisfies most any palate. I highly recommend this bottle for fans of bourbon or Irish whisky trying to break into Scottish single malts. It's also a great pick for scotch drinkers looking for something new in a sherry-focused style.

Staff Image By: Neal Fischer | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 6/18/2018 | Send Email
I recently revisited this delicious Lowland Scotch that had once been a regular favorite of mine, and was quite pleasantly surprised that I had forgotten how great it is. The aging of this whisky in Bourbon barrels along with Oloroso and Pedro Ximenez Sherry casks gives the spirit deep richness. On the nose I get luscious ripples of dark chocolate, salted nuts, leather, and dried dark berries. The whisky provides flavors of salted caramel with cacao nibs, black cherry, light tobacco, leather, and woody sweet finish. Treat yourself to this Scotch after dinner like dessert in a glass.

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Varietal:

Malt

Country:

Scotland

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Alcohol Content (%): 43