Bottle - Cask # 53.227, Sweet, salty and smoky
Cask No. 53.227, Sweet, salty and smoky
53.227
Sweet, salty and smoky
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Cask No. 53.227 Peated

Sweet, salty and smoky

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On the nose neat a lot of foodie aromas made us all very hungry indeed; spicy sausage casserole, honeyed pork loin with plum and lavender relish but also simple old fashioned mincemeat pie and chips wrapped in newspaper served with salt and vinegar. It tasted as it smelled โ€“ fabulous! Sweet, salty, smoky like a broiled tuna steak (centre has remained pink) with a zingy herb sauce. Water turned it into a grilled pork cutlet with a maple chipotle glaze as well as dried seaweed and Japanese sweet omelette. The never-ending finish was peat smoke entwined with fresh salty sea air.

Age 18 years
Date Distilled March 1997
Cask Type Refill hogshead
Region Islay
Outturn 248 bottles
ABV 56.8 %