Longrow 10 years old 'Sherrywood' 46% (C)
Early 'Sherrywood' from Longrow, circa 2000, now discontinued. Longrow, the heavily peated expression from Springbank distillery, has been distilled every year since 1990. However, this particular sherrywood edition is limited and now very collectable.
Longrow is the name given to the peated whisky made at the Springbank distillery. The aroma starts with creamy desiccated coconut, white pepper and a hint of salty brine, with the peat smoke lingering in the background. Sweet and incredibly oily on the palate, it becomes peppery and dry on the finish, with smouldering peat bonfire smoke and a mu...