Tomatin Earth

£45.95 (incl. VAT)

£38.29 (excl. VAT)

This bottling of Earth, the third virtue, is exemplified in an edition rich in intense and – unusually for Tomatin – Peaty flavours, a consequence of maturing whisky made with peat-dried malted barley in refill hogshead casks.

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This Tomatin is part of their new Five Virtues Series which the distillery explain 'The Five Virtues - Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water - is a concept synonymous with the age-old processes and materials employed by our distillery men. Water feeds wood; wood sustains fire; fire gives life to earth; earth yields metal; metal gathers water; and the cycle continues ....

This bottling of Earth, the third virtue, is exemplified in an edition rich in intense and - unusually for Tomatin - Peaty flavours, a consequence of maturing whisky made with peat-dried malted barley in refill hogshead casks. 50% refill hogshead 2006, 25% sherry hogshead 2006 and 25% 1st fill ex-bourbon 2006.

Tasting Notes

Nose
 The WSD: Salty with soft smoke notes. Sweet plantains and smoked brunswick ham. (V)
Taste
Distillery:  An intriguing mix of vanilla, burning heather and black fruits with sweet, light smoke. Unlike any other Tomatin, it has a salty smokiness.

The WSD: Very light with a citrus tang and salted caramel (V)

Finish

Distillery:  Complex and ever changing

 

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Weight 1.00 kg
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