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Three Ships Special Release Bourbon Cask Finish
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Official Overview
Origin: South Africa, Western Cape
Type: Blended Whisky
ABV: 43.0%
AGE: 3.0 Years

Launched in 2005, Three Ships Bourbon Cask Finish is the first-ever whisky in which both malt and grain components have been distilled and matured in South Africa. After maturing for three years,the final blend spends a further `marrying` period in first-fill bourbon oak casks imported from the US.

Colour: Rich golden syrup.
Official Nose: Soft, estery and warm.
Official Taste: Soft sweetness with vanilla,plus subtle pepper and spice.
Official Finish: Lingering,with a hint of flavour from the bourbon casks.
Distillery Information

James Sedgwick Distillery

Founded by Captain James Sedgwick in 1886, one of the greatest South African liquor industry forerunners. Sailing into Table Bay on the clipper, Undine, Captain Sedgwick took refuge on the Cape’s shores retiring from sea and later founding the firm...Read more
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