THE PEAT MONSTER 46%
Blended Malt Whisky, Scotland, 70cl, Ref: 13073
By combining some of Scotland’s finest peated malts from Islay, Speyside and the Isle of Mull together with a house blend of virgin French oak matured Highland whiskies, Compass Box have assembled a sophisticated blended malt with peat smoke, earth, spice and bright citrus notes in abundance.
Profile: lively and assertive.
Sourcing actor, importer and exclusive distributor of a portfolio of international brands, La Maison du Whisky is, since 60 years a reference for whisky and spirit lovers. Thanks to our close relationships with producers and independent bottlers, we have access to limited editions and unique products we bring to market exclusively. Curious and creative, we are driven by our passion for products and our desire to constantly bring our clients the latest expressions through our own shops, our website whisky.fr and selected wine retail shops in France.
AwardsBest Scottish Whisky, Gold Medal, International Whisky Competition 2011
- Nose : citrus fruit and poached pears laced with smoke and maritime freshness.
- Palate : intense peat smoked fruits and spice. Finish: long and fresh with cold ash.
- The brand
Particulièrement fumé, The Peat Monster ne renie pas ses origines insulaires et fait la part belle aux malts de l’île d’Islay en provenance de Port Askaig marqué par leur fumé élégant et ceux du sud de l’île au caractère beaucoup plus terreux et médicinal. Le Speyside y est cependant représenté avec la distillerie Ardmore réputée parmi les connaisseurs pour l’excellence de ses malts fumés.
Compass Box is unique in the world of whisky. Founded just over ten years ago, it is a small independent company specialising in the blending of whiskies bought from the main whisky producers. Compass Box has made this its speciality, becoming the master in its fields of blended malts, blended grains and blended whisky, with each category represented in its portfolio. It is also a company with a genuine philosophy, elevating blending to a worthy, noble task, distancing itself from its industrial image and reasserting the value of its craft as a ‘whiskymaker’.
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