The KOTQ has enjoyed 2 tastings from the Isle of Jura distillery

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Distillery Region Open Blends
Isle of Jura Highlands Islands 1963 – Today Unknown
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active United Spirits Market Loch 2,200,000 liters/year
       
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ISLE OF JURA yo 10Q2 – ISLE OF JURA 16 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bluff
Floral, kind of skanky
Rich
Citrus grapefruit honey bitter-sweet
Light heat coating, unpleasant bitterness
Horrible nose that weakened over time and made the scotch more approachable. Not a fan of this.
10Q2-Balgam
June 5th, 2010
Bop
Butter pretzel
Grapefruit
Lime
Would go great with a gyros with tzatziki sauce. There’s a mystery here though.
10Q2-Balgam
June 5th, 2010
Tao
After gym class
Martina Navratilova (again the sweaty thing, but nice
Again a very different taste, grain mixed with sweat mixed with honey
short, particularly after cut
After a little cut, improved. Better than my descriptions make it sound.
10Q2-Balgam
June 5th, 2010

ISLE OF JURA yo 12Q2 – ISLE OF JURA 16 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]