Chapter 7 Monologue 12 Year Old Wine Cask Blair Athol 2009 Scotch Whisky

$96.99

This product is available in: CA, NE, NH, ND Unfortunately, we can't ship to PO Boxes and APO addresses.

Size700mL Proof104 (52% ABV)
Today, most of Blair Athol Highland single malt is matured in ex-bourbon casks to be used in Diageo's blends. This rare find is a single cask of 12-year-old whisky that was aged in a (presumably) 2nd or 3rd fill wine cask that yielded a total of 258 bottles of the complex and fruity Scotch.

This product is available in: CA, NE, NH, ND Unfortunately, we can't ship to PO Boxes and APO addresses.

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Note:  Once an order has been safely & successfully delivered, we do not accept returns due to change of heart or taste. Due to state regulations, we cannot accept the return of alcohol purchased by a customer in error.

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About Chapter 7 Monologue 12 Year Old Wine Cask Blair Athol 2009 Scotch Whisky

Chapter 7 Whisky is an Independent bottler that was founded in 2014 by Selim Evin with the goal of seeking out extraordinary casks from Scottish as well as Irish lesser known distilleries. With a name inspired by literature ― Shakespeare's As You Like It comedy, to be exact ― and Evin's malt-chasing expertise, the company soon began racking up the most prestigious awards, with their first 4 single malts averaging 91.6 points in Jim Murray's Whisky Bible. Since then they have expanded from Scotch single malts to Irish ones, as well as single grain and blended malt Scotches, with most releases being cask strength and none of them employing chill filtering or coloring.

Evin lets lesser-known distilleries and their casks take the spotlight, revealing hidden gems with exceptional quality and character. With a team of whisky experts, the final selection is the product of collaborations with several different suppliers, service providers, and trade partners. Chapter 7 has three series of expressions: Monologue, Anecdote, and Prologue. The first are unique single casks, the second once-in-a-lifetime small batches or married atypical whiskies, the third consists of younger malts.

Monologue #22 is a single-cask Highland single malt that comes from Blair Athol, one of Diageo's workhorse distilleries. Built in 1798 in Pitchlory, a lot of the whisky ends up in Bell's Blended Scotch. Mostly matured in ex-bourbon casks, it's rare to find a Blair Athol that was aged in a wine cask. This cask was just that ― presumably a 2nd or 3rd fill one. Bottled in 2021 without chill-filtration or added coloring, it's a deliciously complex 106-proof single malt. 258 bottles were produced.

Grab your bottle of this fruity 12-year-old whisky today!

About Scotch

Scotch is the most popular whisky in the world and is considered the king of them all! There are five whisky regions in Scotland (six if you count the not officially recognized Islands), and each of them produces spirits with unique properties and distinct tasting notes. (The type of grain used determents the type of the scotch.)


Malt whisky is made of malted barley, and grain whisky uses other grains like corn or wheat. Most of the time, a whisky is blended from different distilleries hence the name blended scotch, but if a malt whisky is produced in a single distillery, we get something extraordinary called a single malt.


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Fruity and complex, you'll find aromas of honey, fruit syrup, and brown sugar on the nose followed by a burst of fruit in the form of apple, pear, peach, apricot, and kiwi notes. The palate has cereal, canned fruit, citrus zest, and chalk notes that culminate in a complex finish with vanilla, coffee, and cream.
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