Talisker 8yo PRO

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An independent bottling of Talisker from Douglas Laing in their Provenance (PRO) range exclusively for French whisky company Lu Maison du Whisky. Distilled in December 2008, matured in a single hogshead cask and bottled in August 2017, with only 406 bottles produced. Bottled at cask strength of 57.8%.

Nose: The powerful, extremely peppery initial nose stages a vegetal peat (lichen). Allowed to breathe, it moves into a cocoa, fruity (raspberry, strawberry) and marine register.

Palate: Peat reveals aniseed and spicy tones along with malt, chocolate, spice and a surprising amount of fruit.

Finish: The same peat and smoke take the forefront of the aromatic.