This was my first experience with Islay type of whisky. Quite interesting and great BfB. Very pleasant blend indeed, encouraged me to try more Islay offerings.
Black Bottle - Beginners Guide to Islay
How do you caputure the whole of Islay in one glass?
Black bottle is blend of all seven Islays.
The nose has dried fruit with a hint but not overbearing peat.
The flavor is very Islay,strong complex … read more
Nose: Medium peat, some citrus, and medicinal.
Taste: Starts off sweet and ends with smoke and peat.
Finish: The smoke sets in and lingers
After reading about this, I thought I would give it a try. This is labeled as a blended Scotch whisky consisting of Islay malts.
The nose is not particularly strong, with a slight note of something… read more
Black Bottle - Sweet Peat, Deliciousness
This is the first time I have ever tasted a Blend that has made me go "Oh Blends can be better than Single Malts."
The aroma is spectacular, just enough Islay smells to know you mean business, Smoke,… read more
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