Review #78: The Single Cask Islay Blended Malt 2006 12 Years Old
This review focuses on an exceptional undisclosed Islay Malt expression which was distilled in 2006, matured for 12 years in a bourbon hogshead before being bottled at a cask strength abv of 60.6% in 2019.
So, let's dive right into the review!
The Single Cask Islay Blended Malt 2006 12 Years Old (60.6% abv)
Nose: Barbecue smoke with hints of charred meat. Salty and oily, with caramel and burnt sugar. Palate: Fresh fruit, citrus and salt, with a touch of that infamous medicinal tang. Finish: Subtle peat and some tropical citrus notes.
This expression can be purchased by the dram or as a part of a flight and can also be purchased by the bottle while stocks last at the following link: