No age statement
Category: Island single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Matured in mix of bourbon and sherry casks for approximately eight years and then finished for up to 12 months in former Italian Amarone wine casks. Bottled at 50% alc./vol. without chill filtration.
Sampled on 07/05/2012
Slight haze, cleaned copper coin amber.
Obvious wine aromas with Peychaud's bitters spice, melon fruit and stewed plums.
(diluted to approx. 40%) Slightly sweet, salty, watermelon fruity palate with clove fruit and wine tannins.
Strawberry and melon fruity notes fade to leave slight salty smokiness.
Closure: Natural cork stopper