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Peat roasted pig Hawaiian style

CASK No. 33.134
£143.00
0 left in stock
Whisky ABV 60.9%
Age 8 years
Distilled Date - - -
Cask Type Second Fill Ex-Bourbon Butt
Whisky Flavour Peated
Whisky Outturn 1 of 648 bottles
Whisky Region Islay

Notes

We were invited to a luau feast in Hawaii to experience traditional Kalua cooking using an imu. A whole pig, very well salted and wrapped in ti and banana leaves and finally in a wet hessian sack, was being slow roasted for a whole day surrounded by sweet potatoes, bananas and fish in an underground oven - a pit layered and covered with hot rocks and sand. Let’s try it - salty, sweet and smoky, juicy and succulent on the inside and the caramelized bark is chewy, crispy and crunchy. Now imagine all of this with peat – a mouth-watering proposition!