Bottle - Cask # 29.148, A fantastic fusion of flavours
Cask No. 29.148, A fantastic fusion of flavours
29.148
A fantastic fusion of flavours
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Cask No. 29.148 Heavily peated

A fantastic fusion of flavours

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An evocative nose – sweet treats (liquorice allsorts, hard mints, corn candies) competed with smoky, briny elements (sweet peat smoke, oysters, harbour, tarry ropes); panellists also found bicycle shops, new carpets, First Aid kits, seared ham and lavender soap. The palate – a fantastic fusion of flavours – medicinal, liquorice, perfumed smoke, hickory chips, rum and raisin fudge, muscovado and ash – an impressive sweet/smoky balance. The reduced nose had us enjoying tomato sauce crisps, chocolate limes and liquorice toffees by a swimming pool. The palate’s robust carbolic smoke was squeezed in hugs of barley and oak sweetness. Nearest distillery to Port Ellen.

Age 18 years
Date Distilled April 1995
Cask Type Refill barrel
Region Islay
Outturn 206 bottles bottles
ABV 60.7 %