Big Peat, Blended Malt Whisky, 70cl
The original in the Remarkable Malt from Douglas Laing, Big Peat was first introduced in 2004. A blend of the big Islay Malts, it includes whisky from Caol Ila, Ardbeg, Bowmore and amazingly from the long closed Port Ellen distillery.
- Region: Islay
- Age/Name: Big Peat
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 46% ABV
- Bottled By: Douglas Laing
- Chill-Filtered: No
Nose: Warm slabs of tangy peat. Hints of chocolate, coffee and cedar with spices, walnuts and almond. A touch of cinnamon with oily smoke.
Palate: Simple, easy going, but delicious. Notes of heavy smoke, cut grass, peanut, spices and peat.
Finish: Quite abrupt with cut grass, coastal notes and smoke.