Kilchoman Machir Bay

Kilchoman Machir Bay

Price: $60 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Kilchoman

Region: Islay

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: Minimum 3 Years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon casks, finished in sherry casks

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Clear gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Strong peat, smokey, vanilla cookies, sugar, oak, wet wood.

Mouthfeel: Light-medium bodied

Palate/Taste: velvety and supple vanilla, with smoke, peat, charred oak, a bit of citrus, and pepper.

Finish: Warm and long with honey and caramel overtones.

Thoughts: Despite their youth, Kilchoman continues to prove that their attention to quality and detail make for great drinks.

Score: 85 out of 100

 

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