SMWS 10.152 'The leviathan wakes...' 2007 / 10 years old 58.7%

SMWS 10.152 'The leviathan wakes...' 2007 / 10 years old 58.7%
Product Description

Region: Islay

Strength: 58.7%

Volume: 700ml

SMWS tasting notes:The Panel discovered a big old bag of kippers, wood smoke, peat oils, grilled whelks, smoked mussels in brine, lemon juice, wood ash and fishing nets. Also some herbal touches and a few crushed twiglets. Water gave us wet and burning leaves with a fisherman's oilskins, Arbroath smokie, salt and vinegar crisps and a dollop of mercurochrome. In the background some foaming rock pools and a little star anise. The palate revealed a peat-fired kiln, liberally poured mezcal, gentian eau de vie, tar liqueur, smoked tea then some heather, burnt toast and a BBQ turkey sandwich. Reduction brought out more mineralic notes such as wet pebbles, lime juice, coal tar soap, sea greens, smoked venison, smouldering heather and ash-rolled Goat's cheese.

Cask: Refill hogshead, Bourbon
Outturn: 261 bottles

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$141.00

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