Trapper’s Hut RD603 – HOSTAGE


Trapper’s Hut is a single cask, single malt Tasmanian whisky made from the purest of ingredients.


Tasting Notes

Trapper’s Hut is whisky of outstanding quality. Each Trapper’s Hut barrel is released in its own time, cultivating a delicate uniqueness individual to each limited small batch release.

Tasmania has gained worldwide recognition for the superior quality of its single malt whiskies. The purity of the water and quality of the Tasmanian developed and grown Franklin barley teamed with the most passionate Tasmanian whisky distillers, combine to produce whisky worthy of being considered among the world’s best.

Trapper’s Hut RD603 – HOSTAGE Single Cask Release

Limited Release Tawny Port Cask 38 Bottle Release,
ABV 46%

July 2020 Border closures and hotel lockdowns.

This month saw Lee, one of Trapper’s Hut owners, caught in the crossfire of immediate border closures and hotel quarantine in these unprecedented times.

To commemorate this event we have named our outstanding (very limited) Old Kempton release the “Hostage”.

Colour: Rich amber copper.

Nose: Rich creme-brulee, deep smooth raisin.

Palate: Long sweeet richness of caramel tones, raisin and vanilla bean, a dense combination of mouth-watering sweet port aromatics. Incredibly smooth and soft.

Finish: Mouth feel is lingering on the palate, extending to an easy rich finish.