Home

Start a new search!

PORT CASK FINISH SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY Isle of Arran Distillers
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer ARRAN
Very bright light orange ambering colour. Intense, slightly spicy, bright, plummy, gentle caramel nose with some faint smoky notes. . Dry, medium bodied, well structured, bright, fairly spicy, very gently sweetish, ripe plum-caramel flavours with a lingering, very crisp, cedar-tinged, faintly smoky finish. This batch was aged in oak for eight years before being finished in Port casks. This REPEAT has 50% alcohol and L217318 on the back label. CSPC 328815
Type Spirit - Scotch Whisky
Agent STE LAR
Country Scotland
Region Islands - Islay
Rating ***(92 points)
Solid, Spicy, Honeyed, Complex
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: Very bright light orange ambering colour. Slightly spicy, bright, plummy, gentle caramel nose with some faint smoky notes. Very dry, medium bodied, well structured, very faintly peppery, bright, fairly spicy, very gently sweetish, ripe plum-caramel flavours with a lingering, very crisp, cedar-tinged finish. This batch was aged in oak for eight years before being finished in Port casks. Recommended by Vintage Assessments! A Best Buy. Score - 92 (Michael Vaughan, vintageassessments.com, March 31, 2018) Price $ 84.95
Bottle Size 700 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - February 16, 2019
Cases bought 59 (6 bottles per case)

Check LCBO Availability

Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

Copyright Vintage Assessments 2022
Prior written permission is required for any form of reproduction
 (electronic or other wise) and/or quotation.
Contact Michael Vaughan at mbv@uniserve.com