The Port Ellen distillery is now silent for many years but its production of exceptional single malt whiskey has turned her into legends.
The distillery has become a cult object after its closure in 1983, here we present the Port Ellen 32 y.o. distilled in 1983 and bottled in 2015 for Vargros.
The Whisky Port Ellen 32 y.o. It is a limited edition of only 220 bottles.
220 bottles arising from 01/508 barrel one of the latest products from the distillery and bought by Vargros, a privat cask bottling of Port Ellen.
This Port Ellen has always been considered one of the best exponents of the category, a highly sought after by malt enthusiasts and collectors.
The cost is unfortunately high, as well as the rarity is remarkable.
Appearance: Full Gold.
Nose: Elegant, with the classic peat persuasive of Port Ellen blended hot and dense butter, coastal scents, sea breezes and remarkable herbaceous suggestions. fresh almonds.
Alcoholic note, despite the important content, is well integrated and non-invasive.
Peat reverberates more after a few minutes, presenting a more consistent smoke, while remaining gentle and persuasive.
a very powerful whiskey Port Ellen 32 years of Vargros.
It is not yet exhausted, with chocolate milk shakes, soft vanilla and a more "hard side" of working and wet leather.
Excellent sense of smell, with multiple facets well integrated with each other.
Palate: Peat much more present here, smoky, with remarkable notes of tobacco to which you add a side of spicy black pepper and cloves. Back the sea breeze abuses which have occurred in olfaction that overlaps a pleasant saltiness.
hot and dense butter that does turn back the whiskey on a sweeter note, while remaining dry and organic whole.
Strong touch of citrus, lemon juice. Magic to palat, Excellent.
Finale: Long, smoky, dense turf, behind which are gathered again lemon juice, wood spice and black pepper.
Another excellent malt of Port Ellen distillery closed in 1983.
A high-quality whiskey that will hit particularly lovers of peaty.
With its complexity and no significant defects, becomes appropriately to a high evaluation!