This is an 18 year old single malt Scotch whisky from the Loch Lomond distillery in the Highlands region. After spending 18 years maturing in oak, this expression has developed a complex flavour profile featuring red berries, mature oak, vegetal peat and runny honey. Loch Lomond are renowned for being able to produce a variety of styles at their distillery, including malts, grains and blends. Top stuff!
Nose: Old oak furniture and tobacco, supported by sweeter notes of honey'd cereal.
Palate: Nutty brown bread with a thin layer of blackcurrant jam. Slight smokiness along the way.
Finish: Lingering peat - not too strong, but easily noticeable.