WINE & SPIRITS
TALISKER 25 YEAR SCOTCH WHISKEY (750 ML)
Talisker has survived and today produces some of the smoothest and character full malts in Scotland. The 25 Year Old is sweet and mild to begin, with some acidity and saltiness. Extraordinary flavor development then envelopes the palate that becomes dry and mine rally with a mild dusting of ground white pepper. Appearance: Bright olive gold. Nose: Nose drying. Seaweed and old oranges, with smoke in the distance and some chalk. Surprisingly fruity and juicy, although with clear Talisker identity. With water almost soapy, a waxy sweetness. Smoke still present, but now more fragrant. Body: Firm. Slippery smooth. Palate: Sweet and meek to start, with some acidity and saltiness. Extraordinary flavor development. Becomes dry, stony, mine rally, dusty, toasty. Ground white pepper. Chilies. Finish: Medium to long, slightly bitter, drying finish with a warming effect.