2015 marks the arrival of the 5th Edition Kilchoman 100% Islay. 18,000 bottles have been released worldwide with only 1800 bottles retained for the UK market.
Kilchoman’s 5th Edition 100% Islay is a vatting of ex-bourbon barrels filled in 2009 and 2010. First released in 2010, the 100% Islay range is only lightly peated compared to Kilchoman’s Machir Bay and Loch Gorm.
Colour: White wine
Nose: Light, fresh and clean with peat smoke in the background.
Palate: Light, fresh and well balanced with peaty smoke and sweetness coming through on the finish.
Finish: Long, clean and sweet with soft peat smoke.
Tasting notes courtesy of Kilchoman Distillery.