Bottle - Cask # 53.169, Invitation to a beach barbecue
Cask No. 53.169, Invitation to a beach barbecue
53.169
Invitation to a beach barbecue
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Cask No. 53.169 Peated

Invitation to a beach barbecue

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The nose invited us to a beach barbecue – bonfire smoke, pork ribs in BBQ sauce, over-toasted burger buns, brown sauce, fruity chutney, sand, beach balls, buckets and spades. The appetizing palate offered smoked sausage, venison burger, relish, pickled gherkins and jalapeños; also pink peppercorns. The foody theme continued in the reduced nose – Thai chilli, Demerara-glazed gammon and pork crackling, but also a picture of someone wearing tennis shoes on a boat deck (rope, wood, canvas). The reduced palate combined honey and caramelised marshmallows with ash, clean smoke and charred sweet peppers. From the distillery named after the Sound of Islay.

Age 18 years
Date Distilled July 1993
Cask Type Refill sherry butt
Region Islay
Outturn 596 bottles
ABV 59.2 %