Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
The thirteenth annual official release, and the oldest ever, from this long closed distillery - dwindling stocks dictate that it is surly one of the last. Aged in refill American oak and refill European oak casks filled in 1978 and bottled at natural cask strength. Read more
Sampled on 29/10/2013
Clear, deep golden amber.
Waxy leather with light pear fruit, caramel and faint smoke. Water exposes barley notes.
Citrus zest, smoke and chewy buttery oak with dark chocolate. Water amplifies salty sweetness and wonderfully delicate spice.
Closure: Natural cork stopper