Colour: Amber. The colour from this expression is due to the use of American ex-bourbon and sherry casks for maturation of a minimum of 18 years. Nose:Rich and fruity, with plums, orange peel and toffee. Gentle smokiness and seaside character. Palate: Sweet to start with toffee and fruit leading to darker, smokier notes. End note: Long, with a hint of chilli spice.
Talisker 18 Years
Talisker distillery mainly uses American oak casks to mature their whisky. Their water source comes from Cnoc nan Speireag, Hawk Hill, a spring directly above the distiller. The malted barley used in production comes from Muir of Ord. Talisker brand and distillery is owned by Diageo since 1997. Talisker 18 Years is an Island single malt Scotch whisky masterpiece from one of Scotland’s greatest distilleries, and was named ‘Best Single Malt Whisky in the World’ at the World Whiskies Awards in 2007. American ex-bourbon and sherry casks are used to mature this expression and bottled at 45.8% ABV.
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