$140.00

Distillery 10 Small Batch Release                        

Smoky Maritime Hit

Islay

USA Exclusive in celebration of the Islay Whisky Festival 2021

CHAIRMAN'S TROPHY FINALIST / 98 POINTS - 2021 Ultimate Spirits Competition

Sweet, smoked raisins, beech smoked prunes, smoked orange marmalade and chargrilled lobster served in a smoky balsamic sauce – in three words: massive, sweet smoke! However, nothing could prepare us for the taste neat, ‘we were going up in smoke’! Soy roast whole duck with a tangerine-hoisin glaze, salty, briny and ashy but at the same time it was like biting into a toffee apple - crunchy crackly caramel surrounding a juicy ripe apple. With water we dowsed a beach barbeque with sea water, opened a heather ale and had smoky candy floss before we ate a Reuben sandwich with homemade smoky Russian dressing and a spiced rum soaked Jamaican ginger cake accompanied by a ‘Phenol Espresso’.

Cask: Second-fill Pedro Ximenez & re-charred hogsheads
Age: 7 years
Date distilled: October 2013
Alcohol: 59.6%
USA allocation: 932 bottles

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