The Ileach Peaty

Peated Single Malt

The Ileach // Islay, Scotland

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    77
  • Avg. Rating

    3.54
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 100 )

The Ileach Peaty is an independent bottling from The Vintage Malt Whisky Company of an undisclosed single malt distillery from Islay. Ileach (pronounced Eee-luhk) is what the natives of Islay call themselves. There is a cask-strength version of this whisky as well, but this is bottled at 40% ABV.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    40.0
  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type

Tasting Notes

"Sweet bourbon aromas are found on the nose mixed with wood and smoke. Though initially sweet on the tongue, the taste quickly moves to a spicy, peppery finish. There is no soft, sweet cushion in the middle. The finish is bitter and peat-filled."

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Flavor Profile

Spicy