Kilchoman Port Cask

Kilchoman Port Cask

Price: $85 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Kilchoman

Region: Islay

56% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Ex-Bourbon and Port

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Dark Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Butter, slight peat smoke, caramel ice cream, blackberries, port wine.

Mouthfeel: Full-Bodied

Palate/Taste: Berries and cream with smoke. Earth, vanilla, oak, and young malt.

Finish: Medium length, warm, with smoke, herbs, dark chocolate, and ruby port notes.

Thoughts: A good example of a well done younger malt, Kilchoman’s base malt takes well to the Port finishing.

Score: 80 out of 100

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