The 2017 Jazz Festival Release is a Refill American Oak Hogshead & Refill European Oak Cask
Natural Cask Strength
Neat – Syrup/fruity, dried banana, wet bonfire smoke in the background.
With Water – Initial blast of smoke gives way to a deep oily/tar background/seaweed of the beach/iodine, sweet raisin/dried fruits, jammy. Hints of almond & brazil nuts Pears soap/medicinal, hints of smoked ham. Fresh fruit way in the white pepper/ ashy background.
Taste – Immediate smoke burst that mellows to a sweet ripe apple, ashy/tobacco.