Indulge in the unparalleled richness of our award-winning Chocolate Whisky, a harmonious symphony of earthy and nutty notes complemented by intense dark cocoa aromatics. This single malt whisky has been aged for 8 years in Chocolate Liqueur Barrels and boasts a bewitching blend that captivates the senses with its luscious midpalate and a profound dark chocolate essence that defines its character.
As you indulge in this exceptional drop, the fresh aromas of cocoa seamlessly intertwine with the Whisky, creating a complex tapestry of flavours. The well-integrated oak tannins contribute to a textured finish of great length, enhancing the overall drinking experience. Hand-plunged for several months, the barrel aging allows the cocoa flavours to evolve into distinctive earthy and nutty characteristics.
Before reaching its final form, the blend undergoes careful filtration, ensuring the mild yet sweet dark chocolate flavour takes centre stage while leaving behind any bitter notes. The result is a whisky that defies convention, enriched further with the sweetness of wild bush honey, redefining the boundaries of what a whisky experience can be.
With the richest colour, greatest depth, and the most extraordinary flavour, this meticulously handcrafted blend is poised to elevate your appreciation of whisky cocktails to an entirely new level. Immerse yourself in the decadence of our Chocolate Whisky and savour the artistry behind every sip.
The Whisky, free from artificial flavours, colours, and preservatives, is also suitable for vegetarians and free from common allergens such as gluten, nuts, and dairy.
Appearance: The Whisky aged in chocolate Liqueur barrels presents itself with a luxurious and deep mahogany hue reminiscent of the finest dark chocolate. Swirling the glass reveals a viscous and velvety texture, leaving behind slow, tempting legs that promise a rich and indulgent experience.
Nose: The nose opens with an enchanting aroma of cocoa and chocolate, immediately captivating the senses. Layers of dark chocolate, cocoa powder, and a hint of chocolate liqueur intertwine seamlessly with the Whisky's malt character. Undertones of toffee and caramel add a touch of sweetness, creating an enticing and dessert-like bouquet.
Palate: The Whisky unfolds with an opulent and decadent palate upon the first sip. Rich chocolate notes dominate, accompanied by nuances of milk chocolate, dark cocoa, and a subtle hint of hazelnut. The inherent sweetness of the chocolate liqueur barrels complements the Whisky's maltiness, resulting in a harmonious balance. A delicate touch of oak adds depth, creating an indulgent and sophisticated palate.
Finish: The finish is long-lasting and satisfying, with the chocolate notes lingering on the palate. As the Whisky settles, a subtle warmth emerges, leaving a comforting and dessert-like aftertaste. The interplay between the chocolate liqueur influence and the Whisky's complexity ensures a memorable and lingering finish that invites reflection.
Mouthfeel: The mouthfeel is velvety and smooth, coating the palate with a luxurious texture. The integration of chocolate liqueur characteristics enhances the overall drinking experience, offering a sensation akin to savouring a high-quality chocolate delicacy. This indulgent mouthfeel invites enthusiasts to savour the Whisky slowly, allowing the intricate flavours to unfold.
Overall Impressions: This Australian Whisky aged in Chocolate Liqueur barrels is a decadent and delightful expression that seamlessly blends the world of Whisky with the indulgence of fine chocolate. The result is a sensory journey that entices the palate with layers of rich chocolate flavours while maintaining the integrity of the underlying Whisky. Whether enjoyed neat as a dessert in a glass or as a unique base for a creative cocktail, this Whisky offers a distinctive and memorable drinking experience for those seeking the perfect fusion of Whisky and chocolate indulgence.
– Ash Tosh ( Winemaker & Distiller )