Kilchoman Belgium Small Batch No. 1
Cask type: 70 % Bourbon Barrels / 5 % Oloroso Sherry Casks / 25 % STR-Cask
Bottling Date: 17.9.2019
Strength: 48,9 % abv
Phenol level: 50 ppm
Number of bottles: 1.260
Bottle size: 0,7 l
Bottle code: SBR 17.09.19 19/134
The basis of the 2019 introduced new series of Small Batch Releases are always a Machir Bay Vatting with 95% Bourbon / 5% Sherry and 46% alcohol strength – i.e. what has been offered as “Machir Bay Collaborative Vatting 5% Sherry” since 2018 for different regional retailers. This vatting is then married to a different special cask.
For the “Belgium Small Batch No. 1” the additional cask is a STR cask (Shaved, Toasted and Re-charred Red Wine Hogshead). The shares are stated as 70% Bourbon, 5% Sherry and 25% STR.