Big Peat Edinburgh Edition #2 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. Here we have the second Edinburgh exclusive edition of Big Peat. Presented at a slightly higher ABV.
- Region: Islay
- Age/Name: Big Peat Edinburgh Edition #2
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 48% ABV
- Bottled By: Douglas Laing
- Chill-Filtered: No
Nose: Burnt cinnamon rolls (in a good way), earthy smoke and an underlying hint of oily walnut.
Palate: Nutmeg and black pepper, with layers of meaty smoke and caramelised sugar.
Finish: Grassy and peppery. Lots of peat richness.