Bottle - Cask # 29.158, The smoking gun
Cask No. 29.158, The smoking gun
The smoking gun

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Cask No. 29.158 Peated

The smoking gun

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Initially a rich, soft, sweet peat smoke followed by aromas of chestnuts roasting on an open fire, crème caramel and caramelized brown sugar. Also noted was prosciutto dry cured ham and that of a well-used leather saddle. The taste was that of hickory smoked almonds and cashew nuts and a tussle between honey sweetness and peat smoke like preparing a ‘Smoked Old Fashioned’ using a smoking gun. With water we all moved to the fish market by the sea; tarry ropes, fish boxes and salted codfish on the nose and flavours of peat smoked salmon and haddock – probably not infused by a smoking gun.

Age 14
Date Distilled April 2000
Cask Type Refill butt
Region Islay
Outturn 584 bottles
ABV 61.7 %