American Oak/ Sherry
Malts from Aberlour, Benrinnes, Blair Athol, Campbeltown, Caol Ila, Craigellachie, Dailuaine, Glendronach, Glenturret, Lagavulin, Littlemill, and Talisker with Cambus and Cameronbridge grain
Re-Tasted: Dec 2019
The nose is fresh and citric with crisp barley, white fruit, sweet barley and a touch of smoke. It develops some lovely rich Islay fruit, gooseberry and subtle grainy dried fruit notes.
The palate opens with the fresh white fruit and slightly sweet barley. Subtle whiff of smoke appears and the middle is smooth and slightly creamy with developing rich Islay character, dried grainy fruit and minerals. Long and smoky with lingering citrus, barley and a touch of raw honey.