No age statement
Category: Island single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
A high proportion of first-fill European oak sherry casks have given this vintage a rich sweet palate. The crisp blue of the label is, we are told, designed to reflect the deep sea and big sky of Orkney. Read more
Sampled on 16/06/2010
Golden with green flicks.
Oily (linseed) with plum jam on cinnamon toast with dry almonds, fresh figs and boiled sweet cherry aromas.
Lightly smoked with mace, cinnamon spice and rich dried kirsch fruity notes.
Dry woody, smoky notes take over before a lingering smoky finish with bitumen.
Closure: Natural cork stopper