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Compass The Story of the Spaniard

This is a blended malt inspired by a limited edition of 340 bottles bottled earlier for The Spaniard bar in New York.
Rich, spicy aromas, with notes of candied fruit, nuts and vanilla.

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59,00 € tax incl.

The Story of the Spaniard is the latest creation from Compass Box master blender John Glaser. It is a blended malt inspired by an earlier limited edition 340-bottle bottling for The Spaniard bar in New York.


It was on a trip with a friend to southern Spain that John Glaser fell in love with sherry wines. A few years later, he discovered the world of whisky and the influence of casks on ageing. It was only natural that John created a whisky with strong Spanish influences.


The Story of The Spaniard is made up of six different whiskies, 48% of which have matured in sherry casks. It is made up of 40% sherry cask matured from a distillery near Aberlour, 25% Teaninich wine cask matured, 8% Deanston, 5% Glen Elgin and 15% Highland blended malt. This blended Highland malt is 60% Clynelish, 20% Dailuaine and 20% Teaninich.


Nose: Rich, bourbon vanilla, lemon zest.

Palate: Fruity, candied cherries, cinnamon, pepper.

Finish: Long and spicy, sultanas, panna cotta.


43% vol. 70 cl.

Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health. To consume with moderation.
"Consumption of alcoholic beverages during pregnancy, even in small quantities, can have serious consequences on the health of the child."

Country : Scotland
Spirits : Whiskey

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