THREE SHIPS Bourbon Cask Finish ~ SOUTH AFRICA
Three Ships Whisky Bourbon Cask Finish is the first 100% South African whisky, with the malt and grain components distilled in both pot and column stills and then matured at The James Sedgwick Distillery
Nose: Candy shop, wood with freshly painted lacquered. Chocolate, vanilla, boiled fruits and cherry liqueur.
Palette: Pickled ginger, hefty wood, peppery, gummish with tinge of charred oak sulphur.
Finish: Medium, peppery and solvent, prickly.
The James Sedgwick Distillery was established in 1886 and continues to set the bar for South African whiskies and innovation in the whisky industry.
In 2015, The James Sedgwick Distillery won Best International Whisky Distillery of the Year at the New York International Spirits Competition.