The Big Smoke is a blended Islay malt whisky. Bottled
relatively young, its characteristics are reminiscent of
traditional Islay malt – full of peat smoke coastal sweetness.
Powerful yet caressing, the Big Smoke is bottled
at 46% and 60% ABV, and contains the likes of
some of the most iconic Islay malt distilleries.
The Big Smoke delivers a bold and powerful sensory
experience to the seasoned Islay fanatics, with a
multi-dimensional sweetness that allows it to be
enjoyed by connoisseurs of smoother Speyside and
46 Nose: Antiseptic cream, salted butter on toast, distant driftwood bonfires, meringues, peaches and strawberries.
Taste: Cool and minty, smoke and soft charcoal, currant buns and icing sugar.
Finish: Crisp and clean with growing oily saltiness and wet wood smoke, wet grass and a touch of leather
60 Nose: Oily, industrial, sweet ash, haylofts, germolene.
Taste: Limes, kiwi fruits, grapes, medicinal, very creamy, smoked mussles and ashy.
Finish: Building smoke, thick and oily, more kiwi fruits, melon and growing
saltiness, dried oranges and a hint of chillies and chocolate