What's in a name? Port Ellen 26 Year Old 1983 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Port Ellen 26 Year Old 1983 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Crisp and fruity. Lovely freshness, minty, oily, pastries. Warm toast.
Palate: Rich, great depth with notes of custard, hints of smoke, beautiful Port Ellen peat.
Finish: Long smoke finish, hints of tar, lots of sweet, tingling embers.