Smokehead High Voltage Single Malt 70cl
The Smokehead series comes from an unnamed distillery on Islay (normally Caol Ila) and is normally bottled in a few expressions each year such as the sherry bomb, rum rebel and the high voltage.
- Region: Islay
- Distillery: Not Stated
- Age/Name: NAS
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 58% ABV
- Bottled By: Ian Mcleod Distillers ltd.
- Chill-Filtered: No
Nose: Opens with musty cloves, iodine and peat smoke. Small hints of vanilla, toffee and caramel. Little time in the glass brings in a touch of salty sea brine and black pepper.
Palate: Similar to the nose but the smoke is more intense, taking on a dried earth quality. Sweetness takes more of a back seat but is joined by the slightest hint of brown sugar. Time in the glass brings back in a slightly sweeter character.
Finish: Medium long. Sooty, salty earth remains after it has been send down.