The Arran Explorers’ Series are a celebration of the outstanding scenic beauty of the Isle of Arran. Something well worth celebrating. Certainly the whiskies thus far have been exceptional, and this third release is no exception!
This particular expression is 21 Years Old and has been matured in Ex-Sherry Butts and Puncheons before being finished in Ruby Port Casks sourced directly from Portugal. The resulting whisky perfectly captures the breathtaking views of this part of the island. Take your senses on an adventure around the Isle of Arran.
TASTING NOTES FROM THE ARRAN TEAM:
"Nose: Rich and fruity; The “Arran” style remains at the heart of this whisky, with candied orange peel, nectarine and parma violets. Stewed summer fruits with a drizzle of vanilla custard.
Palate: Sweet and tangy with a burst of strawberry liquorice, fresh raspberries and ginger. Cask influence adds another layer to the sweet fruit character, with flakes of hazelnut in the development.
Finish: A truly multi-layered dram with a long-lasting finish of red fruit, oak and a hint
• 50.4% Alc./Vol.
• 21 years old
• Limited Edition of 9,000 bottles worldwide
• Matured in Sherry Butts, Puncheons and Ruby Port Pipes