The KOTQ has enjoyed 2 tastings from the Strathisla distillery

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Distillery Region Open Blends
Strathisla Speyside 1786 – Today Chivas Regal
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active Pernod Ricard The Broomhill Spring 2,400,000 liters/year
       
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STRATHISLA yo 03Q4 – STRATHISLA 12 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

STRATHISLA yo 13Q2 – STRATHISLA 12 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bluff
One-dimensional, maybe a little flat if not smooth.
I think I was caught off-guard with the Strathisla 12 as it’s not a single malt. Instead, it appears to be a blend. An easy drinking dram, but particularly memorable in any one way.
13Q2-B Funk
June 1st, 2013
Bop
Has a very brief and light savory note in the back half
A little disappointing
Undistinguished.
13Q2-B Funk
June 1st, 2013