No age statement
Category: Island single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
The design inspiration for this 1978 Vintage draws from the Norse influence on Orkney, in the form of five unusual woodcarvings that were discovered during a 1904 Norwegian archaeological dig – they were topped with fantastic creatures with snarling mouths. Read more
Sampled on 01/01/2011
Clear, burnished gold.
Spicy nose of cedar wood and camphor with faint tropical fruit and lemon zest aromas.
Equally spicy palate with sweet marinated stem ginger, cinnamon, maple wood oak and maple syrup.
Dry woody notes are balanced by a delicate honey sweetness. Floral notes emerge in the lingering spicy finish.Dry woody notes are balanced by a delicate honey sweetness. Floral notes emerge in the lingering spicy finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper