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Category: Vatted/Blended Malt Whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
A limited release of 5,700 bottles, bottled in September 2013, to celebrate ten years since the release of The Peat Monster. A blend of Islay single malts with a rich, smoky Brora Highland malt aged primarily in a mix of first-fill and refill American oak, with some 2% new French oak for finishing. Read more
Sampled on 18/11/2013
Clear, pale straw golden with gleaming luminosity.
Peaty smoke, Elastoplast, soot and creosote with salty sea air and sweet freshly sliced apple fruit.
You’ll need water to tame this monster, but water also amplifies wonderful creamy vanilla pastry (cream slice) which balances the salty, spicy smoky peat.
Sweet tar, salty butter and lingering bonfire smokiness.
Closure: Natural cork stopper