Jura Camas an Staca 30 Year
Jura // Islands, Scotland
"Camas an Staca" is Gaelic for "Standing Stone" and is the largest standing stone on the Isle of Jura. This whisky is aged for 27 years in American oak before finishing in ex-Oloroso butts. Limited availability and bottled at 88 proof.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask TypeAmerican oak, finished in ex-Oloroso casks
"The aroma took a while to come around, but once it opened up, there were espresso notes, dark-chocolate candied dried oranges, and walnuts. The whisky has a moderate richness to the dram and finishes with more dried fruits and spice. "