Islay Mist 8 Years Old The Original Blended Scotch Whisky
$140.34 / case(6)
Islay mist blended scotch is probably one of the best deals going at the lcbo for a blended scotch whiskey. The story goes that islay mist was originally created on islay in 1922 to celebrate the 21st birthday of lord margadale as it was thought that the local single malt scotch laphroaig might be too heavy for all the guests’ taste. In order to assuage their sensibilities a blend of laphroaig with speyside malts and grain whiskey was born. 40% abv tasting notes: nose: sweet malt with a briny note. Old leather campfire smoke and peat sit just below the sweeter aromas. Palate: soft yet oily with mouth-coating vanilla sweetness and toasted bread notes. The laphroaig component calls out with a tang of smoke and peat as a smear of iodine runs along to the finish providing a nice counter to the sweeter elements. Like smoky candy in a glass! Finish: long smoky and medicinal but redolent with hints of peppery spice and cocoa. Near the end a sharp sourness punctua
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