The new Rest and Be Thankful trading house continues to amaze with very premium single cask bottlings and presents Port Charlotte 12 years cask # 200200325 distilled on 06/17/2002. True to its Islay origins, this version is intensely peaty. Bottled at a natural level of 63.8%, it reveals rich and fragrant notes.
Nose: Tropical fruits and smoky notes
Palate: Rich. Maritime and intensely peaty notes.
Overall: scented. Woody and nutty aromas.
Port Charlotte was a Scotch whisky distillery on the island of Islay, off the west coast of Scotland. The distillery was based in the village of Port Charlotte on the grounds of the former Lochindaal Distillery 2 miles (3 kilometres) southwest from the Bruichladdich distillery. Port Charlotte Distillery was a purpose-built distillery, founded in 1829, which was still in operation until 1929. It was formerly called the Lochindaal distillery. The distillery was located in the center of Port Charlotte village. After various owners, the distillery was finally closed in 1929. However, the buildings have remained intact