Balvenie Compendium | 1971 – 2009 | Chapter 4
The fourth chapter in Balvenie's ongoing celebration and examination of the work of malt master David Stewart MBE is called 'Expecting the Unexpected'. The five bottlings in the set showcase the unusual results that sometimes emerge from a cask. It's a celebration of the unpredictable nature of whisky maturation and the hidden gems that can result.
The set consists of:
Balvenie 2009 first-fill American oak
Balvenie 1999 refill American oak
Balvenie 1992 European oak oloroso sherry puncheon
Balvenie 1982 European oak oloroso sherry hogshead
Balvenie 1971 European oak oloroso sherry butt