Port Ellen 16th Release 37 Year Old Whisky
55.2% / 70cl
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The 16th annual release of Port Ellen from Diageo's range of special releases in late 2016. Distilled 1978, it is one of only 2940 bottles.
Nose: Wafts of leather, dunnage warehouse, soft peat smoke, tarry ropes, seashells, lemon peel, liquorice and water melon.
Palate: Lime zest, seaweed, demerara sugar, old oak, cigar smoke and pepper spice.
Finish: Long lingering bonfire ash and a slight saltiness.