Talisker Neist Point

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  • Regular price R 2,400.00
  • Will be in stock after


Named after the headland on the Isle of Skye’s westernmost shore, Neist Point is the latest release from Talisker available for travel retail. Matured exclusively in ex-American oak, predominantly refill casks. Bottled at 45.8%.

Nose: Spent match and peppery spice rise above clear maritime notes of brine and seaweed, to introduce a sweet, soft malty layer of fresh-baked bread and ripe red fruits with a hint of fresh planed wood.

Palate: Sweet at first then salty and slightly honeyed, then savoury – rather like beefy, highly seasoned homemade potato chips – before giving way to dark chocolate laced with chilli pepper.

Finish: Long and warming with mint and hints of wood ash, dark chocolate ginger and tar. Growing cooler, with subdued, late chilli heat and a last, lingering savoury smokiness.