Isle of Jura

Superstition, Aged 10 Years

ABV 45%
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Brand: Jura
Expression: Superstition, Aged 10 Years
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 10 years old
ABV: 45%
Country/Region: Scotland / Islands (Non Islay)
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Very light peat smoke, but also some sherryish sweetness.
Palate: Smooth. Waxy. Piney, honeyish. Developing sweet creaminess. Opens very slowly.
Finish: Salty, with a surprising sting.
Comment: It is good to have a more muscular Jura, but I find this a bit too smooth. I would prefer something less sophisticated and more sexy. Must be the size of those paps.
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Heathery with hints of hard Highland toffee, wet bracken, smoke, date, chocolate-covered raisins. Water brings polished oak, nuts and heather blossom.
Palate: Soft, with an immediate puff of heathery smoke playing alongside toffee, crisp malt. Good balance and weight.
Finish: Lightly smoky.
Comment: The smoke gives extra character to the often slightly rigid Jura style. Great price too!
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Isle of Jura Distillery, Craighouse, Isle of Jura, Islands (Non Islay), Scotland
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