Kornog Sant Ivy 2011

by Oliver Klimek on February 14, 2012

From Glann ar Mor Distillery, France – 57.8%

My Tasting Notes:

Colour: Straw
Nose: Wood smoke, altlantic beach, pineapple, vanilla, lemon zest, white pepper.
Palate: Dry peat, liquorice, lemon zest, hints of tropical fruit, vanilla fudge, ginger, strong white pepper.
Finish: Very long, smoky and spicy.
Overall:  A terrific whisky. It needs some time to open up, but the richness of flavours is stunning. It can compete with the finest from Islay.

Rating: 92/100 – Price Tag $$$$$ – Value for your Money $$$$$

Scored blind for the Malt Maniacs Awards 2011 – Re-tasted for notes

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