Kilkerran 12

Kilkerran 12

Price: $60 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glenglye

Region: Campbeltown

46% ABV

Aged For: 12 Years

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon and sherry casks

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No


Color: Pale gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Honey, sweet malt, gentle smoke, green pepper

Feel: Medium body

Taste: Green pepper, vanilla, oak, malt, butter, and honey

Finish: Medium warmth and length, pepper, malt, oak, vanilla, gentle smoke and a bit of fruit

Thoughts: I surprised at how defined the green pepper was to my palate, it doesn’t have the funk of a Springbank, or peat of your typical Islay, but it’s a great entry level malt

Score: 82 out of 100