Kilchoman Sanaig Islay Single Malt Whisky 46,0 % 0,7 l
|Alcoholic strength||46% vol.|
Dispatch time: 1-2 Working Days*2
The Kilchoman distillery is one of the most recent Scottish distilleries and is together with seven other distilleries on the island Islay which is famous for very smoky Whisky.
The Kilchoman distillery is based on the Rockside Farm and is one of the smallest distilleries in Scotland. It is located in the rugged Northwest of the island and is the only Whisky distillery which has no direct access to the sea. Kilchoman was founded in the year 2005 and was thus the first newly-founded distillery on the Isle of Islay in the past 124 years. Kilchoman distillery is also one of the few distilleries that still floor malts its own farm grown barley as well as bottles its products on site.
Due to the high quality and the extremely low output quantities of the Kilchoman Whiskies, they are considered very exclusive products among collectors and Whisky fans. The distillery only produces about 120 000 liters of spirits annually.
The enjoyable non-chill filtered Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky presents itself with a pure gold-like color, packed in a strong, very respectable, round bottle. The bottle adorns a purple label with the inscription: Kilchoman Sanaig - Islay's farm distillery - Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
But now we come to the essentials:
The fantastic Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky shows the aroma with facets of vanilla beans, caramel and fruit preserves. Overall a very sweet fragrance that refreshes the room.
The Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky boasts with flavors of fresh citrus fruit. As typical for Islay Whiskies, the Sanaig is also accompanied by a coat of smoke. This peat smoke fits in perfectly with the taste notes of toffee and vanilla.
The finish of the 4 to 5 year matured Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky is very balanced with notes of vanilla, sweet fruit and again the peat smoke.
This Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky from Scotland was matured in ex-Bourbon and Oloroso sherry casks. Here the Single Malt receives its sweet and smoky sounds and its beautiful color and bold character.
The Sanaig Whisky secured the title of Best Single Malt Scotch Whisky – Non Age Statement in 2016 at the IWSC.
Conclusion of Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky:
In conclusion, it can be stated that this Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt Whisky completely seduces both experts and beginners with its flavor. Whisky lovers who place value in one way or the other on exclusive Whisky will be perfectly impressed by the Kilchoman Sanaig Single Malt. Its extensive variety, defined by sweet tones in line with strong peat smoke, as well as its unusual appearance, does very well in a local and private bar!
|Dispatch time:||1-2 Working Days|
|Manufacturer/Importer||Kilchoman Distillery Co. Rockside Farm Bruichladdich Isle of Islay Argyll PA49 7UT/GB|