Talisker 25 2007
We look forward to this avidly every year, another great annual release of 25 year old Talisker, this cask strength was released in 2007 and offers a touch more sherry than other editions. Part of an outturn of 6894 bottles.
The nose is rich and spicy. There is a black pepper with thick oak and manuka honey. There are some candied peels and confiture de fraise with smoke and coastal notes and bramley apple peel. Some smoked almonds and meats. A hint of something menthol. The palate is rich and very punchy. The oak is spicy with plenty of black pepper and notes of winter spice. There are notes of peat and a rich coastal character. The finish is long and spicy with smoke and coastal notes.