The Ileach Peaty
Peated Single Malt
The Ileach // Islay, Scotland
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.
Peated Single Malt100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
"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."