Port Charlotte Scottish Barley Heavily Peated Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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alc./vol:
50%

Proof:
100°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


Distilled from heavily peated (40ppm) Scottish Barley at Bruichladdich Distillery, then aged just along the coast at Port Charlotte in the buildings that remain from the long-defunct distillery, before returning to Bruichladdich for bottling. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 10/11/2013

Appearance

Clear, mid golden amber.

Aroma

Buttery barley, salted caramel, pungent vegetal peatiness, baked apple and rhubarb pie dusted with nutmeg and cinnamon spice. Water brings out seashore salty aromas.

Taste

Very peaty and salty with strong vegetal notes, smokiness, rhubarb and an underlying honeyed sweetness.

Aftertaste

Long, salty, smoky vegetal finish.

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