Elements of Islay, Peat & Sherry Single Cask (500ml)
Elements Of Islay,
Peat & Sherry Single Cask (Australian Exclusive)
Specially selected and bottled for Australia. This blended Islay malt has been matured in a single sherry hogshead.
This marriage of single malts combines the heavy smoky styles of Islay with the full bodied richness of sherry cask maturation.
This is a limited edition of 385 bottles.
Colour: Deep Mahogany
Nose: Savoury cherry and plum reduction, orange zest, ashy fruitcake, salted butter, fatty smoky burnt bacon, rich leather, polished wooden furniture, loose tobacco leaf, a hint of peppermint
Palate: An initial hit of earthy peat with a touch of iodine gives way to sherried richness which rolls around the palate with dark berries and burnt caramel
Finish: Sherry sweetness, oaky tannins, pencil shavings and honeycomb, lingering salinity