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Spirit of HVEN

Spirit of HVEN
Tycho’s Star Swedish Single Malt Whisky

Category: Swedish Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: Sweden
Alcohol: 41.8%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$130

Spirit of HVEN
Tycho’s Star Swedish Single Malt Whisky

Category: Swedish Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: Sweden
Alcohol: 41.8%
Bright gold color. Elegant aromas of ripe apricot, alfalfa on rye, creme fraiche, roasted grain, nougat with dried fruits, buckwheat honey, wintergreen, and milk chocolate coated dried currants with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a tingling, intricate, medium-long violet, smoked almonds, and saltine cracker finish. A delicious whiskey with engaging flavor twists and turns and a delicate kiss of smoky char.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Fruity, Complex, Rich & Smoky
Aroma Aroma: ripe apricot, alfalfa on rye, creme fraiche, roasted grain, nougat with dried fruits, buckwheat honey, wintergreen, and milk chocolate coated dried currants
Taste Flavor: violet, smoked almonds, and saltine cracker
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: neat, on the rocks, with cigars, with drops of water and in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Rob Roy, Whiskey Smash
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A delicious whiskey with engaging flavor twists and turns and a delicate kiss of smoky char.

The Importer

Preiss Imports

The Importer
432 Maple Street, Suite 4
Ramona, CA 92065
USA
1 760-789-9000

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Swedish Whisky

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Serve in a Glencairn Ganadian Whisky Glass
Whisky has only been produced in Sweden since 1999 when Macmyra first began distilling. Since then a handful of single malt producers have popped up in the country that previously had no tradition of making whisky. Inspired by Scotland's single malts but decidedly Swedish in grain selection and use of oak, these whiskys are an interesting drink to seek out.