Br1 - Elements of Islay

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Br1 - Elements of Islay
50cl / 49.5%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Speciality Drinks
Another addition to our Elements of Islay range, this Br1 comes from a fiercely independent Islay distillery. Interestingly, none of the casks used for this vatting have been wine-finished.
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CountryScotlandRegionIslayBottlerSpeciality DrinksBottling StatusDiscontinuedSeriesElements of IslayChill FilteredNo
Tasting Notes:
Tasting Notes by Tim F

Nose:  Amazingly fruity.  Freshly-soaked barley with brown sugar notes and summer fruits.  Develops damson, plum and a faint menthol hint, with some earthiness and a whiff of brine. Becomes more leafy when water is added.

Palate:  Barley sugar and burning wood.  Creosote and treacle toffee. Then rosehip and tingling peppery spices.  Liquorice and a pleasant doughiness.  More assertive and savoury than the nose suggested, but mellows with a drop of water.

Finish:  Lingering liquorice and hot pepper spices.  The fruit creeps in alongside faint hints of woodsmoke and varnish.

Comment:  Fresh, youthful and headstrong, this packs a punch at full strength, but becomes very approachable with the addition of a few drops of water.

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