No age statement
Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released December 2013, one of the first in a series of limited edition malts available to members of Diageo’s Friends of the Classic Malts. This and other releases in the series are interesting due to their being “triple matured”, a different aging process to regular bottlings from each distillery. Read more
Sampled on 20/01/2014
Clear, coppery amber.
Vanilla fudge, nubuck leather, apricot, peach, autumn leaves, cinnamon and nutmeg. Water amplifies the fruit with dried mango emerging.
Sweet dried fruit, charcoal/coal dust, vanilla and light smoky peat. Water releases stewed apple.
Dried fruit, charcoal and lingering peat smoke.
Closure: Natural cork stopper