Colour: Pale amber.
Tasting notes, undiluted:
Nose: Oily with hints of kippers and creosote. Cereal notes with rounding sweet, medicinal elements.
Palate: Sweet and medicinal with some floral/birch wood flavours. The smoky/peaty notes begin to build up.
Nose: Earthy with leather and tobacco aromas. Floral and medicinal notes with oily, smoky aromas.
Palate: Medicinal (germolene) with nutty flavours. Subtle fruitiness interlaced with peaty notes.
Finish: Slight medicinal edge.
Cask type: Refill Sherry Casks.
Style: A rich and complex expression - full of Islay character but with some subtle elements.
Single Malt Whisky
Gordon and MacPhail