Port Ellen 1982 35YO XOP Platinum - Douglas Laing 70th Anniversary
This is the fourth of four single cask XOP Platinum releases, to be released throughout 2018 commemorating Douglas Laing's Platinum Anniversary.
Cask Type: Refill Butt
Cask No. DL12282
Distilled: November 1982
Bottled: October 2018
No Colouring and No chill-filtration
one of only 273 bottles available
Nose: Salty and initially dry - warms to soft peat. Old leather and drifting wood smoke.
Palate: Mouth puckeringly salty before a big tarry phenol focus with coal dust and mocha
Finish: Subtle - showing its sherry history with later pepper, oil and creosote.