Bottle - Cask # 53.157, Paint your own picture
Cask No. 53.157, Paint your own picture
53.157
Paint your own picture
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Cask No. 53.157 Peated

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Peat smoke drifts from a nearby island across calm waters – the sun is going down after a hot day on the beach – a driftwood fire is now lit on shingle between rock-pools – barbecued pork ribs, langoustines, lobster, then lemon meringue pie for dessert – nose the dram – ginger, Germolene, tobacco, boxing gloves – paint your own picture – Bruce Willis in Pulp Fiction? –  taste it now – root beer, ice-cream, bananas, Old Holborn tobacco, liquorice cigarette papers, burnt heather, barley sugars rolled in ash – this whisky evoked all of these for us – now test your own imagination – it’s from the Sound of Islay.

 

Age 10 years
Date Distilled December 2000
Cask Type Refill hogshead
Region Islay
Outturn 272 bottles
ABV 58 %