A heavily peated Islay single malt from Ian Macleod, Smokehead Extra Rare is a travel retail exclusive, and offer tons of flavour…
Nose: Sherry and malt, thick plumes of cool maritime smoke, barley, tar and old ropes on the beach.
Palate: Big, spicy peat – warm slabs of the stuff. Thick smoke, coal tar and iodine, a little honey, lemon zest and sticking plasters.
Finish: Long and smoky with toffee brittle and tangy fruits.