Peated Swedish Whisky
The 2nd Step Collection from Box Distillery on the North Coast of Sweden showcases their differing styles of youngish peated whisky.
No. 1 has been peated to 42.5ppm and 98% of the whisky used comes from 130 litre bourbon casks. The remaining 2% comes from 100 litre casks of hard-roasted American oak that add a spicy taste note to the mix.
Bottled at 51.1% it is non-chill filtered with no added colouring.
Official Tasting notes:
Nose : Seaweed, salty smoke, vanilla, honey.
Palate : Ash, Sage, Ripe Pears, Pineapple, Licorice.
Finish : Long with ash and vanilla.
500ml 51.1% ABV | From Bjärtrå, Sweden