Bottle - Cask # 53.210, Fantastic stuff
Cask No. 53.210, Fantastic stuff
53.210
Fantastic stuff
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Cask No. 53.210 Peated

Fantastic stuff

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This nose had a little bit of everything one might expect – peat smoke, tea chests, tobacco, pine resin, sea breezes, bandages, puff candy, peanut brittle and smoked salmon, to name just a few. The palate was a delight – a good whack of smoke and toffee apple sweetness – but nicely complicated by aniseed, liquorice, Brazil nuts, sesame oil, soy sauce, five-spice powder, salt and vinegar chips and smouldering sawdust. The reduced nose was softer and sweeter, with caramel, treacle, old tawny port and pork crackling, while the palate found some mint and ash in the finish. Fantastic stuff from Islay’s biggest distillery.

Age 24 years
Date Distilled December 1989
Cask Type Refill hogshead
Region Islay
Outturn 240 bottles
ABV 53.3 %