Port Askaig 100° Proof Sample

3cl / 57.1%
  • Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • The Perfect Measure
Port Askaig 100° Proof Sample
Not Available
This product is currently out of stock
Enter your email address below, you will be notified when this product is available.
when this product is available.
Customer Rating
A cask-strength Islay from Port Askaig, 100° Proof is loaded with sweet fruit, minerality and peat smoke. A benchmark Islay malt and a delicious everyday peaty dram.
The Perfect Measure

This is a 3cl sample from the original bottling of:

Product name

Port Askaig 100° Proof



  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness


  • Liquorice root Liquorice root
  • Cinnamon Cinnamon
  • Apple Apple
  • Smoke Smoke
  • Milk Chocolate Milk Chocolate
  • Coffee Coffee

Port Askaig 100° Proof Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by the Whisky Exchange

    Nose: Rich with meaty smoke, burning logs, sea spray and rock pools.

    Palate: Milky coffee and milk chocolate follow stony minerality. Cinnamon spice and stewed apple develop.

    Finish: Sweet, spicy and very long – cinnamon and chocolate.

  • Producer's Tasting Notes

    Nose: Rich, with a meaty smokiness that belies its light colour. Freshly cooked ham and burning logs are joined by a soft coastal character of sea spray and stony rock pools.

    Palate: Sharp and stony initially, with an intense minerality that quickly becomes sweet and rich – milky coffee, milk chocolate and spicy cinnamon gobstoppers. The spice grows, adding liquorice and stewed apple with cinnamon, along with heavy charcoal smoke.

    Finish: Sweet, spicy and very long. Cinnamon-spiced chocolate slowly fades to drying apple skin.

    Comment: More powerful than you might expect, with carefully balanced smoke and fruit.

9 Customer Reviews

  • Add Your Review
  • 4
    24 December 2017

    one taste of this opens all your eyes and taste buds I suggest before tasting blow into the glass and breath in as this is very strong Smokey but tasteful, good for a cold winter nights to take the chill away.

  • 5
    2 December 2017

    Vibrant, light coloured complex malt with smokey nose and sweet tangy citrous finish. Great whisky, quite extraordinary. Fabulous!

  • 5
    9 November 2017

    This was a gift for my brother and he’s very happy with it.

  • 1
    29 October 2017

    I’m sorry not to be able to relate to previous reviews but it’s youth and harshness puts it on pair with illegally distilled products of the USA leaving a harsh and unpalatable tone throughout my pallet and adding water only exasperates the unpalatable experience .

  • 5
    14 September 2017

    Exceptional. Caol Ila, unless I'm mistaken. A really fine whisky.

  • 5
    16 November 2016

    An incredibly sweet single malt with a nice smoky peat blast. Amazing value - the colour is barely noticeable though. Very light straw. Almost like a new make spirit & as such one of the clearest single malts I have ever had. Probably the best young SM I have had too, definitely one of the sweetest I have ever had. The flavours are complex but reminds me of a smoky & peaty white chocolate mocha

  • 5
    13 September 2016

    Ok, it's youngish but lovely, smoky & oily. There aren't many 100s I'd drink neat, but this is one. Probably the best value peated malt around

  • 4
    23 May 2016

    Fantastic value for money with this exception. It doesn't have the richness of a more mature bottling but wonderful layers of flavour make this a favourite of mine as an every day drinking whiskey.

  • 3
    1 October 2015

    Fan of this lineage, fan of good (esp. Islay) whisky regardless of age, but this one''s youth comes across a bit too much on the nose and palate.