Kilchoman 100% Islay – 5th Edition

Casktype: Fresh and Refill Bourbon Barrels

Vintage: 2009, 2010

Bottled: 2015

Strength: 50,0 % abv

Phenol level: approx. 20 ppm

Number of bottles: 10.000

Bottle size: 0,7 l / 0,75 l

Distribution: worldwide


Colour: light gold

Nose: little peat smoke: cold ashes, lots of strawberry,
vanilla, citrus, some wet wood, leather, undiluted rather pungent

Flavour: sweet, slightly oily, also here the dominant association: strawberry and cooked yellow fruits, in addition some vanilla and coconut, certain pungency, slightly moussing; also some honey, nut and citrus, some spice, very slightly bitter

Finish: relatively short, slightly smoky, slightly bitter at the end (HPN 15.5.2016)