Flight of the Month

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SEPTEMBER Whisky Flight 

The new whisky flight is up for this month, the whisky flight will be based on whiskies with no age statement.

Price: $22.00

Tomintoul Tlàth 40%

Pronouced "Tlah", Tlàth means gentle and/or mellow. With Tomintoul knows as "the gentle dram", this particular expression is along the same easy-going Speysider lines and is matured in American oak ex-bourbon barrels.

Nose: Quintessentially Speyside. Light, with some sweet toffee, vanilla, hints of mint leaf and citrus peel.

Palate: Light and creamy. Lively white pepper and some oak driven spiciness with background layers of nutmeg and toasted vanilla.

Finish: Spicy with notes of shortbread and fresh mint.

Tomatin Legacy 43%

Tomatin distillery's new no age statement release uses virgin oak as well as bourbon casks. It provides a new entry level to Tomatin range but the use of different casks make this a unique expression.

Nose: Lemon, pine forest. Slightly green with vanilla.

Palate: Cracked pepper and sweet barley with pineapple. Waves of warming oak beneath.

Finish: sweet but peppered.

 

Bruichladdich Port Charlotte Scottish Barley 50%

Masterdistiller Jim McEwan specially chose the cask that create the Port Charlotte Scottish Barley, wich highlight the elegance within this heavily peated single malt. Made with 100% Scottish Barley and matured in the village of Port Charlotte.

Nose: Fruity (citruses), sweet peat, caramel, toffee, ash, earth, oranges, mango, hay, leather, vanilla, smoke, traces of rubber, pears, iodine, sea breeze, wrapped in smoke.

Palate: Delicate, fruity, ripe apple, oranges, then smoke earth, ash, slightly spicy notes, vanilla, smoked malt, leather, licorice, a bit of sea salt.

Finish: Long, maltysmoked barley, dry grass, oak, sweetness.