This eight year old blend from Ian Macleod has been dubbed Isle of Skye, with the blend based around malt whisky from the Islands and Speyside. The blend was rested in oak casks before bottling, and received very high praise from Jim Murray, who called it a ‘superstar whisky’ in his 2019 Whisky Bible.
Nose: Smoke, notes of barley and crème anglaise.
Palate: Sweet. Fruitcake. Sherry.
Finish: Nutty and spicy.