Category: Island single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Bottled in 2011, this 35-year-old malt was distilled in 1976 and has since been maturing in three first fill American white oak ex-bourbon hogsheads. Only 500 bottles are available worldwide. Read more
Sampled on 02/10/2011
Clear, deep-golden amber with polished golden highlights.
Buttery, honeyed and spicy nose with aromas of lavender, liquorice, Christmas cake, old leather and faint menthol.
Salty, very lightly smoked palate with sage, liquorice, lemon zest and buttery oak.
Long malty finish with lingering delicately smoked sea-saltiness.
Closure: Natural cork stopper