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Port Askaig
Whisky: Port Askaig 17 year old
Age: 17 years
Type: Single malt
Strength: 45,8%
   
Distillery: Caol Ila Distillery
Bottler: Port Askaig
Country: Scotland: Islay
   
 
Date: 17-01-2010
Nose: Peat, sourish, medicinal, smooth, some glue.
Flavour: Peat with a capital P, slightly rancid, smoke, sweet, woody, vanilla, red oranges, faint stale finish.
Body: Dryish, slightly oily, raw.
Comments: So this is what chewing on a chunck of peat is like. Great fun.
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