Brand: Compass Box
Strength: 43% alc/vol
Great King Street Glasgow blend is a peatier version of the whisky maker’s blend.
The recipe is 33% Lowland grain and 67% malt from Islay, the Highlands and Speyside, aged in a combination of first-fill and refill bourbon barrels, first-fill sherry casks, and a small amount being finished in new French oak. A rich and peatier style of blended Scotch whisky.
Nose: Strong smoky-sweet barbecue sauce note, campfire smoke and touches of honey, figs, raisins, banana and orange peel.
Palate: Notes of clove, orange peel, driftwood smoke, honey, banana chips, coconut, and vanilla.
The finish has lingering touches of orange peel, clove, and honey.