Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released in July 2017 as a limited edition, only 198 bottles of this 46 year old, cask strength, non chill-filtered, Islay single malt were produced. Read more
Sampled on 09/08/2017
Clear, coppery amber.
Fresh green apple, baked apple and pear, toasty oak, old leather, honey; cinnamon, nutmeg and peppery spice; roasted nuts and zesty orange. A splash of water releases attractive fruity notes.
Dry oak, old leather, roasted nuts, attractive maltiness, black pepper spice, fresh root ginger, zesty lemon and rich floral honey.
The long finish starts with peppery spice, then turns malty with nutty old leather and oak.
Dry and yet rich, with orchard fruit, roasted nuts, toasty malt, ginger and peppery spice, honey and freshening zesty citrus fruit.
Closure: Natural cork stopper