September Whisky Spotlight: Talisker 10
The oldest working distillery on Isle of Skye
Talisker is enjoying and writing his long and successful story to date; Talisker has received multiple nationally and internationally medals for its core range, including Talisker 10 Years Old.
Talisker 10, classic Island whisky from the Isle of Skye
Aged for a minimum of 10 years in American oak Casks, warm peat mixing with the coastal breeze and smoky, richly sweetness.
Facts: 45.8% in ABV, Aged in American Oak Cask/Bourbon/Ex-bourbon, chill-filtered and colouring.
Master- "Highlands & Islands up to 12 YO" 2015 by The Scotch Whisky Masters (The Spirits Business)
Double Gold- "Single Malt Scotch-to 12 Yrs-2013" by San Francisco World Spirits Competition
Gold Outstanding- "Scotch Single Malt-Island-2013" by International Wine & Spirit Competition
Tasting notes by the community
Nose: Seaweed, smoky and peaty. Coastal vibes with some sweet apple aroma.
Palate: Peat with black pepper, smoky and ashy. Orchard fruit is also present. Not to forget the salty coastal expression.
Finish: Long and peppery.