No age statement
Category: Indian single malt whisky
Product of: India
Named after the company’s Chairman, Paul John single malt whiskies are distilled in Goa, India from Indian 6-row barley grown on the Himalayan foothills. Matured in ex-bourbon barrels, edited also uses imported peated Scottish barley (around 15% of the blend) and bottled at cask strength.
Sampled on 19/11/2014
Clear, golden amber.
Honey, new leather, vanilla, custard cream biscuit, toasted almond, apricot with bark and herbal complexity. More toasty with water.
Elegantly oaked with mildly bitter tannins, mild spice and delicate earthy peat balanced by light honeyed sweetness. Water amplifies bitterness upsetting honey balance.
Lightly spiced with bitter wood tannins and lingering black pepper.
Closure: Natural cork stopper