Longrow 18 Year Old Campbeltown single malt Scotch whiskey. Peated spirit distilled at Springbank Distillery and matured rum & refill sherry casks. Limited release 2016 edition.
Nose: Spicy; cinnamon & ginger. Apple cider spirit reminiscent of Calvados; pastry and pear drops.
Palate: Very buttery. The ginger is there as the nose suggests developing into marzipan & coconut notes. A thick sweetness of sugar cane molasses and juicy apples.
Finish: More peat coming through in this years bottling. Spicy with hints of nutmeg and burnt embers.