That Boutique-y Whisky Company Belgrove Distillery 4 Year Old
Boutique-Y Whiskies have launched and Australian Whiskey Series into their Range.
Belgrove is known for its internationally renowned Ryes made by ‘Mad Scientist’ Peter Bignell, a Tasmanian farmer turned distiller. Peter is known for his unconventional equipment and techniques, you may recognise him from a certain celebrity chef’s recent TV series...
Belgrove’s still is built from reclaimed copper from fallen power lines, and is direct fired using cooking oil from a local roadhouse. The grain is malted in a reclaimed tumble dryer, and milled it in an old meat mincer. The distillery came into being in 2008 after harvesting an unexpectedly large crop of rye.
Nose Barbequed pineapple, smoky mezcal, earthy with green fruits and peppery rye malt.
Palate Fireplace embers, lemon and honey, milk chocolate and white sugar.
50cl 49.8%ABV one of 340 Bottles Batch 1