Premium - 2013
Malt Maniacs Awards
What's in a name? Talisker 1996 Amoroso Finish - Distillers Edition whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Talisker 1996 Amoroso Finish - Distillers Edition whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Fragrant, rich, peaty, smoky and spiced. Fruity too. Very malty.
Palate: Tangy peat, fresh and crisp, heather honey, thick grapey notes, oily and vaniilla rich.
Finish: Dark chocolate, custard, smoke, black pepper and peat.