Both Port Askaig Expressions Entered Took Home The Gold From the San Francisco World Spirits Competition!

Both Port Askaig Expressions Entered Took Home The Gold From the San Francisco World Spirits Competition!

110 PROOF  NOSE:  Old-fashioned liquorice, saltwater taffy, fresh oyster shells and citrus spray. PALATE:  Sharp and stony initially, with an intense minerality that quickly becomes sweet and spiced – rich lemon oil with peat smoke, dark chocolate and crunchy barley sugar. The spice grows, adding stewed apple with cinnamon, along with heavy charcoal smoke. FINISH:  Cinnamon spice slowly fades to a flavor of dried apples and pears. 8 YEAR NOSE:  Zesty lemon, smoke, and iodine notes come say “hello” at first sniff, followed by buttery vanilla and cut grass. PALATE:  Surprisingly sweet with caramel paste, honey-glazed barbecued bacon slices, lemongrass and charcoal. FINISH:  The finish is a bit spicier. The perfect companion for a BBQ evening with some friends. Review by Anne-Sophie Bigot of...

Gold & Double Gold Medals by The Fifty Best 2016!!!

We are extremely excited about The Fifty Best 2016 results: – Isle of Skye Aged 8 yrs. Blended Scotch Whisky was awarded a Double Gold medal. – Tamdhu Batch Strength Batch  was also awarded a Double Gold medal. – Arran Machrie Moor received a Gold Medal. – Kilchoman Machir Bay and Kilchoman 100% Islay Release were awarded Gold medals. The complete results are published on TheFiftyBest.com and can be seen here: www.thefiftybest.com/spirits/best_no_age_statement_scotch/ Please feel free to share the good news with everyone! Cheers!...