Kavalan 2011 Port Cask No21 70cl 59.4°
Kavalan 2011 Port Cask #21 is an exceptional Single Cask selected by our experts and exclusively for Le Comptoir Irlandais.
Distilled in 2011, this whisky enjoyed a unique maturation in Port cask until its bottling date in 2019. Kavalan whisky takes advantage of a subtropical climate on the island of Taiwan to offer whiskies with exceptional quality. Thanks to the heat, interactions are more important between the spirit and the wood of the casks during aging.
This Kavalan 2011 Port Cask No. 21, without cold filtration and bottled in its natural colour, has a deep colour and a rare aromatic richness.
The whole is absolutely superb, fine, fruity, floral, with a perfect balance and a beautiful power without aggression.
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Kavalan's distillery, located in the northeast of Taiwan's island in Yi-Lan's province was given this name in tribute to a tribe that resided in this area. Kavalan benefits from a subtropical climate thanks to its location that answers their will to propose whiskies with an exceptional quality. This is an excellence factor.
Established thanks to King-Car's group, this distillery produces special whiskies by calling the best experts of this industry.
The success of this distillery comes from the quality of sherry barrels that rare on the market. It uses firsts quality barrels: brandy, porto, xeres, wines, bourbon.
The Single Cask Kavalan has quiclky stood out and won a lot of awards. In 2016, The IWC designated Kavalan as "Whisky Producer of the Year" and in 2017 "Distillery of the year".