Glasgow 1770 Peated Single Malt Whisky
Key Facts About This Single Malt Scotch
Distillery: Glasgow Distillery
Range: 1770 Signature Single Malts
Region: Lowlands, Scotland
Spirit: Single malt scotch
Cask Type: Matured in virgin oak and finished in Pedro Ximénez sherry casks
Alcohol by Volume: 46%
Bottled: Natural colour and without chill filtration
Bottle Size: 500ml
Glasgow 1770 Peated Tasting Notes
Official tasting notes
Nose: There is sweet smoke and rich toffee. Notes of vibrant vanilla, dried dark fruits and cracked black peppercorns. Subtle hints of flamed orange.
Palate: Tobacco leaf, rich dark toffee and cacao nibs. Sweet soft peat and gentle earthy undertones. A subtle herbaceous notes of sage.
Finish: Long and smooth with notes of salted caramel, liquorice, and lingering spice.
Ed's tasting notes
Colour: Natural colour; deep bronze, or burnt amber. Oily, coating my glass with slow legs falling down the side.
Nose: Toffee and gentle heather peat smoke. Apple tart with a touch of cinnamon. Mixed forest berries. Oak comes through.
Palate: Medium mouthfeel. Forest berries macerated in brown sugar. Toffee sweetness, and dark chocolate orange. Heather smoke, but not overpowering. More fruit: cherries and dates. A little pepper.
Finish: Medium to long finish. Gentle peat smoke with just a touch of spice. Rich dark fruit notes. Oak and vanilla. Keen for another sip.
About Glasgow Distillery's 1770 Peated
Glasgow 1770 Peated is a rich and smoky single malt from Glasgow Distillery. The finest Scottish barley has been smoked with the aromatic heather-rich peat of the Scottish Highlands. That is combined with pure water from Loch Katrine and distilled in traditional copper pot stills. The whisky is then matured in virgin oak and finished in Pedro Ximénez sherry casks.