Balvenie Aged 16 years French Oak
Rich and full-bodied profile
A single malt Scotch whisky from the Balvenie Distillery, located in Dufftown, Scotland. It is matured for 16 years in traditional oak casks, and then finished in French oak casks.
Balvenie Aged 16 years French Oak has a deep gold color and an aroma of vanilla, honey, and toasted oak, with notes of cinnamon and cloves. On the palate, it is rich and full-bodied, with flavors of honey, vanilla, and caramel, along with hints of dried fruits and spices. The finish is long and warming, with a sweet and spicy aftertaste.
This whisky is considered to be a luxurious and indulgent expression of the Balvenie range, and it is highly regarded by whisky enthusiasts. The French oak cask finish adds a rich and complex note to the traditional Balvenie flavor profile, resulting in a complex and flavorful whisky.
Best enjoyed neat or with a few drops of water to release its full flavor. It is also a good choice to pair with rich desserts or dark chocolate.