Fleurieu Distillery - Signal to Noise Single Malt Whisky - South Australia 51% 700ML
Award: Gold Medal – Craft Spirit – American Distilling Institute Awards 2020
“All the while the world is turning to noise
Oh the more that it's surrounding us
The more that it destroys
Turn up the signal
Wipe out the noise
Send out the signal deep and loud…”
Peter Gabriel – ‘Signal To Noise’
In the dark days of World War II the signal to noise ratio was crucial in order to transmit messages. If the white noise was too loud the true signal of the message was easily lost. Today the urban dictionary plays on that concept to describe people who say a lot but don’t have a lot to say…
As you navigate these difficult times we hope this delicious dram will assist you to turn up the signal and wipe out the noise.
Limited to 700 hand-numbered bottles. This Apera expression is a vatting of six 100L first fill barrels.
On the nose: Vanilla, hazelnuts, cinnamon and spices.
On the palate: The vanilla becomes more pronounced as tones of hazelnut praline layered with toffee shards and maple cream. Ghosting hints of allspice and cocoa linger suggestively on the finish to make a delightful winter’s evening dram to indulge on in front of an open fire.
Nose: Immediate sweet notes of vanilla and crème brulee with fruity and herbaceous undertones.
Palate: From a bright and sweet opening the flavours build across the palate to a rich, clean alcohol-driven crescendo culminating in a ...
Information about the Cask 62 :
100 litre remastered port cark with heavy char.
Tas Cask Co. remade the barrel.
Westminster grain with one style of yeast.
Fermentation over 5 days.
Alcohol % before distillation was 7.5%
Maturation over two years.