Port Charlotte - PC8 Ar Duthchas - 2001 8 year old Whisky
70cl | 60.5%
|Series / Description||PC8 Ar Duthchas|
|Age||8 year old|
|Alcohol ABV||60.5 %|
|Cask Wood Type||Oak|
|Country of Origin||Scotland|
|Neck Level||Full Level|
|HTFW Cat. No.||LP433|
Featured in the 1001 whiskies you must try before you die book
"Sweet peat and malt on the nose, quite dry on the rather peppery palate, sweeter and fruitier with barley notes when diluted. Lingering ash notes in the lengthy finish."
PC8 appeared in 2009 And Ar Duthchas translates as land of our heritage and peated to the usual 40ppm levels of peat for Port Charlotte.
At the time of writing (January 2012) this is the authors favorite dram, superior to PC9 for sure, and as much time is spent nosing as it is tasting, wonderful. Six different tin designs to collect