LISMORE LEGEND 21YR SINGLE MALTSCOTCH $75.99 [#166273]MATURED IN SHERRY HOGSHEAD BARRELS 1800 BT ONLYYou may not have heard about Lismore singlemalt Scotch whisky. That is a good thing because itis one of the few 21-year-old Scotch whiskys that'sactually still at a fair price for a fantastic highly-agedwhisky. Not only is the Scotch outstanding, thepackaging is top notch with its beautiful decanterstyledbottle and round wood container. The noseopened with tanned leather and smoke tones. Thebody has notes of maple, toasted oak, cereal andjust a light hint of persimmon. The finish lingers withallspice and rhubarb flavors. This is arich and full-bodied whisky that retainselegance and balance.ORIGINAL PRICE $$149.99
From the Speyside Region of Scotland a Single Malt with all the classic qualities of this region. Robust but also delicate. The fine balance of flavors combine to make this a malt whisky distinctive in both taste and character.
Shows intense citrus and soft fruit layered with honey and vanilla carried by a distinct minerality and crisp acidity with a lingering citrus finish.
Coming from a 13 year old vineyard with decomposed shale oiver clay soils.
Fermented and aged 11 months in 500 liter French Oak Foudres (40% new).
Wine was slightly filtered before bottling.
Delightful with warm curries which lift the aromatics or a traditional pairing of smoked salmon highlighting the fresh acidity.