Color - Deep gold.
Nose - Tendrils of smoke wafting on a sea breeze through a peach orchard.
Palate - Smooth and warming, with hint of peat and seaweed, yet medicinal and dry.
Finish - Smooth satisfying smoke.
Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2011 Finalist. Bright topaz color; rich leather and butterscotch aromas; tastes of breakfast cereal grains and light toffee; elegant finish. (Mar 2011)
~WINE EXCHANGE NOTES
NOSE: Rich sweetness and fruits - oranges, lemons and pears, with sea-salt and peaty smokiness.BODY: Full, rich. PALATE: Mouth-filling late autumn fruits - dried figs and honey-sweet spices; followed by a smoky malty dryness.
FINISH: Long, smooth-sweet finish with oak-wood, dryness and a grain of salt.