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A fisherman’s nightcap

CASK No. 53.243
0 left in stock
Whisky ABV 59.1%
Age 7 years
Distilled Date 1st June 2010
Cask Type Refill Ex-Bourbon Hogshead
Whisky Flavour Peated
Whisky Outturn 1 of 280 bottles
Whisky Region Islay


Picture a fisherman’s cottage – smoked mussels, jam roly-poly and cinnamon apple pie on the table; clothes drying by the fire, chimney smoke, fish boxes outside. The palate has good texture and flavours of sweet creamy shellfish (coquilles St Jacques), a salty citric tang (lemon on lobster), liquorice, fennel seed, pickled ginger and apple-wood smoke. The reduced nose gives caramelised brown sugar, charred wood, burnt blackcurrant tart and menthol cough sweets and perhaps the fisherman is back at sea. The palate is now dominated by delicious Liquorice Allsorts sweetness – salt and smoke sit obediently at its feet; dry ash on the finish.,p>