Joseph Barry Muscat 3 year old brandy

From the stunning R62 and Barrydale Cellars, Joseph Barry Muscat 3 year old brandy is the baby in a great potstill brandy range. My rating 16/25

What the makers say: Joseph Barry Muscat 3 year old brandy

Nose: muscat, apricot, floral
Taste: muscat and sweet oak
Finish: Long, aromatic with honeysickle

My View

Nose: 7/10
Raisins and calvados, rum and raisin, unique fruit from the Hannepoort grape
Taste:  6/10
Strong oak, fruit and spices with a subtle caramel undertone
Finish: 3/5
Smooth despite the extra 2% (40% abv)

Total score:  16/25

Serving tips:

Definitely recommend a block of ice or two in the a snifter. Its very young and flavourful, and the ice just takes the edge off it and makes it a stunning brandy to sip on – very unique from the Hannepoort base wine.

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Average Rating: 12345

Price per Bottle: R270.00