Ledaig-Tobermory 1973 The Whisky Fair
Added on Sunday, Mar 28, 2010 at 03:42 PM
  Bottler: The Whisky Fair
  Age: 33 yrs Type: Scotch
  Vintage: 1973 Subtype: Single Malt
  ABV: 48.00 % Region: Island
  Price: $210 Availability: Overseas Specialty
Distilled June 1973       Bottled December 2006       Bourbon Hogshead       281 Bottles
Member Ratings and Notes
Mike
 

N: Fruit, paint, salty jerky, spent matches.  VEry complex.  Enjoyable to nose for some time.

 

P: More paint, fruit, brown honey mustard (needed some prompting for that but it is there).

 

F: Medium, tasty, has a great complexity to savor. Goes back and forth from sweet to spicy mustard. Like other Ledaigs but fuller body and more flavor.

 
Andy
 
Generically whatever. 
Chris
 
Spicy peat on the nose.  A tasty sweet syrup in which the peat takes a back seat to strong citrus flavors, mainly oranges.  Ledaig seems to be very hit or miss, this one is a hit.   (P.S.  Nice notes Andy, very detailed.) 
Rob
 
Sharp. Substantial peat. Smooth. Not too salty. 
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