Kilchoman is the newest distillery of the Islay isle, founded in 2005. It has a purely peasant philosophy. The Loch Gorm bottling is aged in barrels that previously contained sherry.

  • ABV: 46%
  • CaskType: Fresh & Refill Oloroso Sherry Butts
  • Age: 5 years
  • Number of Bottles: 14.000 bottles
  • Price range: € 50 – € 100
  • Availability: medium

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Tasting notes: KILCHOMAN LOCH GORM

Nose: sweet peaty scents, light notes of honey, a little bit of wax, red and yellow fruit. Thre are also white pepper and hints of ink.

Palate: rich notes of peat, together with spices (black pepper). It exhibits also red fruit, candied orange, strawberry jam and salt.

Finish: peat, salt, red fruit and dried fruits.

A good barrels selection. This whisky is balanced and enjoyable, The finish is remarkably long. 

RATING 87

 

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