Big Peat Small Batch Explorer’s Edition
A big bodied blended malt from the island of Islay. This malt comprises whisky from Coal Ila, Bowmore, Ardbeg and Port Ellen. Big Peat is fantastic whisky with vast amount of peaty character making it truly live up to the name.
Made for the travel retail market, this whisky is a must for any collector of the Big Peat range or an appreciator of fine whisky.
About the Douglas Laing Distillery
Founded in 1948, Douglas Laing and Co is an independent bottler of blended whisky based in Glasgow, Scotland. Glasgow is a city well known for its production of high quality whisky, with several established malts and scotches coming directly out of the region.
The company produces a variety of different brands of whisky including the ‘Remarkable Regional Malts’ range which they deem to be their ‘Exceptional Single Casks ‘range.
The Big Small Batch Explorer’s Edition is a member of the acclaimed Big Peat collection. Using a combination of only Islay malt whisky from Ardbeg, Port Ellen, Bowmore and the Caol Ila distilleries. The malt is bottled at a standard strength of 48% and has received worldwide critical acclaim including an award for Scottish Vatted Malt of the Year in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible and blended scotch whisky.
Without a doubt every bottled released by this distillery as a part of this range is sought after with some bottles auctioning for several hundreds of pounds.
The nose for this whisky is filled with warmth a spice. Chocolate and coffee will fill up your senses from the moment you take the first whiff of this dram.
A truly smoky taste on the palate. The peaty taste of the whisky that is associated with the Big Peat brand comes through.
A medium and oh so smoky finish. The flavour of this peaty whisky is sure to stay with you for a while.
Whisky Collectables offer the most extensive collection of hard to come by whiskies and whisky related collectables. The Big Peat Small Batch Traveller’s Edition being prime example of this. If you would like to own such a rare and collectable piece of whisky and Scottish heritage, we offer the bottle on our website where you can find a wide range of other similar, premium products. Whether you choose to display this exclusive member of the Big Peat family in your liquor cabinet or enjoy it with good company, we can guarantee you will not be disappointed.
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