Auld Goonsy s Malt
Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Global Whisky Limited, Glasgow G3 7JT
€ 557. -
Price per bottle (70cl)
American Oak Hogshead 5486
Non chill filtered
No added colour
Nose - Butterscotch, honeysuckle, vanilla fudge
Palate - Notes of pear, melon, baked apple and tropical fruit
Finish - Green apple, almond, vanilla custard, subtle spice
Auld Goonsy says that this Islands malt is as smooth as creamy milk chocolate or a favourite baked biscuit with a surprise filling.
The region Islands
The Islands region includes Inner and Outer Hebrides and stretching North as far as the Orkney Islands and to the South as far as Arran.
Generally Island Whisky display quite some peat. Especially whiskys from islands of Mull and Skye are a good examples. The two most northerly distilleries are domiciled on the Orkney Islands – Scapa and Highland Park.