Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released as part of Diageo’s 2013 Special Releases, this is the twelfth in a series of special old releases and was aged in refill American oak casks for at least 12 years. Bottled at natural cask strength.
Sampled on 29/10/2013
Clear, pale green-golden.
Smoky smouldering ashes with smoked kipper and freshly sawn oak.
Sweet and salty with chargrilled vegetal and waxy notes. Water makes sweeter and releases fennel seed.
Long, dry, lingering salty smoke with vegetable crisps and faint fennel.
Closure: Natural cork stopper