Wire Works Whisky Necessary Evil Finish
Single Malt English Whisky
Style: Lightly Peated
Cask Type: Bourbon/ Stout Cask (Pedro Ximénez sherry)
2553 bottle release (Individually numbered)
100% Natural colour & Non-chill filtered
A sweet & savoury stout finish single malt whisky, with hazelnuts, light roast coffee and roasted malt on the nose. Cacao nibs, dates, prunes and marmalade on the palate, and a sweet malty, smoky finish.
Necessary Evil Finish is a vatting of lightly-peated single malt initially matured in Ex-bourbon casks and finished in ‘Necessary Evil’ imperial stout oak casks from Derbyshire-based Thornbridge Brewery. This years stout casks were originally used to mature Pedro Ximénez sherry (‘PX’). These previous uses impart additional magic on our single malt whisky, and the PX character adds additional layers of complexity. The casks are emptied of stout and filled with our whisky within 72 hours.