Jura 10 Year

Peated Single Malt

Jura // Islands, Scotland

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    87
  • Avg. Rating

    3.48
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 152 )

This Scottish island whisky is a 10 year single malt bottling which uses a combination of peated and unpeated barley in the makeup of the whisky. Jura 10 Year is matured in used American bourbon barrels and is finished in oloroso sherry butts. Bottled at 40% ABV.

  • age
    10 Year
  • abv
    40.0
  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type
    ex-bourbon, finished in oloroso sherry butts

Tasting Notes

"As you smell the whisky, you get a pleasant mix of fruit (think orange and pears), and peat smoke which is on the mild/moderate side. A touch of vanilla and barrel spices join in on subsequent nosings. This is more or less the same as you taste with the whisky finishing with a pleasant spicy bite and an exhale of fruit and smoke. A hint of chocolate lingers as well. A great whisky for those just getting into the peated whisky category."

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