Islay single malt brand Smokehead has launched Sherry Bomb, an explosive"„¢ limited edition mystery malt fully matured in oloroso Sherry casks.
The heavily peated"„¢ Smokehead Sherry Bomb is a no-age-statement whisky bottled at 48% abv.
Iain Weir, brand director for Smokehead, said: It"„¢s not for everyone, but if you"„¢re after a bold, peaty whisky that"„¢s been blasted by rich Sherry casks, this is the taste explosion you"„¢ve been waiting for."„¢
Nose: Dark chocolate, seaweed, a hint of medicinal peat smoke, prunes and clove.
Palate: BBQ smoke, stem ginger, sherried peels, sea salt, rum-raisin ice cream.
Finish: Clove, red chilli flake, treacle.