A travel retail release of Port Charlotte, exclusive matured for 8 years in French oak that previously held one of the greatest Cognacs. Bottled at cask strength of 57.8%.
Nose: Peat smoke and salt spray with the fruit, poached pears, vanilla fudge and sweet apricots.
Palate: Complex with layers of subtle fruit (apples apricots and plums), barley sugar and lemon honey. The French oak gives vanilla and spice.
Finish: Floral heather honey, zesty lemon and a nutty smoothness settle with the peat smoke that is always last to leave you.