Douglas Laing has added to its Remarkable Regional Malts series with the launch of a special edition, The Gauldrons, which literally means 'bay of storms'. This adds to a line that already features Big Peat from Islay, The Epicurean from the Lowlands, Rock Island from the country's islands, Scallywag from Speyside and Timorous Beastie from the Highlands.
- Region: Islay
- Age/Name: Big Peat
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 46% ABV
- Bottled By: Douglas Laing
- Chill-Filtered: No
Nose: Sweet cereals, with a note of iodine and sweet spices.
Palate: It's slightly coastal, with smooth peat and gentle wood spice. A touch of salted caramel is there, as is a little brown sugar and smokey barley.
Finish: Medium finish, with notes of vanilla, robust peat and sea salt.