Tomatin Legacy, Single Malt Whisky, 70cl
Tomatin distillery rests in the small town of the same name just south of Inverness in the Scottish Highlands. Famed as the woods surrounding the distillery are said to be haunted by a ghost dog, or Cu Bocin in Gaelic. This un-aged version has been matured in a combination of Bourbon and Virgin oak casks.
Nose: Lemon, panatella and pine forest. Slightly green with vanilla.
Palate: Cracked pepper and sweet barley with pineapple cube sweets. Waves of warming oak beneath.
Finish: Sweet but peppered.