VHW Cider Cask Finished Whisky, made from 100% malted barley, showcases the traditions of whisky-making around the world and the influence of our home in the New World. Marrying our American Single Malt whisky made in Virginia with aged Scotch malt whisky, yielding a distinguished and complex spirit.
With each new release of VHW Cider Cask Finished Whisky, we work with a local Virginia cidery, including Potter’s Craft Cider and Buskey Cider. The whisky finishes in these cider casks for an additional 8 to 20 months.
Notes of vanilla, apple and pear are evident on the nose. On the palate, soft creaminess and sweetness from the malt mingle with caramelized wood sugars from the oak, pairing nicely with a touch of acidity from the cider barrel.
VHW Cider Cask Finished Whisky was awarded a Top 20 Whisky of 2018 from Whisky Advocate. Enjoy neat, with a cube or a splash of water or in your favorite Fall-inspired cocktail.
Apple, vanilla and toasted pecan
Honeycomb, vanilla and butterscotch coat the palate
Creamy and some biscuit notes on the finish
Top 20 Of 2018
Gold Medal, Best Of Class, Best Of Category