2016 Ultimate Spirits Challenge

Talisker Storm Single Malt Scotch Whisky (Scotland), 45.8% abv, $50.00

98
Extraordinary,
Ultimate Recommendation

Tasting Note:

The first sniff evokes the idea of burned bubblegum, though this doesn't fully capture the spectrum of peat-derived aromas here. Hickory smoke, pine resin, and iodine stand front and center against a background of red fruit, toffee, and dried citrus.

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Cocktail Recommendation:

Rusty Nail: 2½ Stars, Delicious
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