Official tasting notes.
It is a light straw colour, has a buttery mouthfeel and is unmistakably peated with a medium to long finish.
Black Gate ‘Bourbon Cask Vatting’ Australian Single Malt Whisky 500ml 47.8%
A peated marriage of Buffalo Trace Bourbon barrels.
Region: Mendooran, NSW
Bottler: Black Gate Distillery
Cask type: Bourbon
Cask No: 108/109/110
Distilled: October 2018
Bottled: December 2021
This is Black Gate’s biggest release yet! Matured in 3 x 200 litre Buffalo Trace bourbon barrels and married together to yield a total of 1302 bottles. Brian and Genise have well and truly established themselves at the top of the tree in the Australian ‘Peated’ single malt landscape. Long may the reign!
The Distillery tells us;
“This bourbon cask vatting is softer than previous releases and has a pronounced bourbon cask influence without being over the top”.