A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies
Abbey Whisky Ben Nevis, 16 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 55.00%
8 This is the Rolling Stones of whisky; nothing without the wood turned up loud! A very well aged liquid which is big and fruity once the air gets to it.
Abbey Whisky Bunnahabhain
Single Malt - Scotland - 44.00%
8 Shy at first but revealing pleasant fruity flavours.
Abbey Whisky Caperdonich 17 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 57.80%
8 My first ‘summer' whisky and it is only March. Here comes the sun.
Abbey Whisky Anon. Batch 1
Single Malt - Scotland - 51.50%
7 Lacking a little bit of sweetness to balance the spirit character. Ex-Manzanilla sherry finished perhaps?