Talisker 18 years old is a masterpiece from one of Scotland’s great distilleries. It was named ‘Best Single Malt Whisky in the World’ at the World Whiskies Awards in 2007.
Talisker 18 offers a balance of peat, spice and sweetness. It is rich and fruity with a taste of plums, butterscotch and toffee. You’ll also find some notes of iodine and smokiness.
Talisker is produced by Talisker Distillery in Carbost, Scotland on the Isle of Skye.
Cost is about $80.
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