Secret Islay 8 Years Old 2013 Single Malt Scotch Whisky 700ml
Whisky Watcher x The Whisky Agency
SKU code: 17689_700ml
Secret Islay 8 Years Old 2013 Single Malt Scotch Whisky 700ml, 54.5% ABV
Bow to the Queen bottling
Matured in a PX Hogshead
1 of 60 bottles
Islay, often referred to as the "Queen of the Hebrides," is a captivating and world-renowned whisky region in Scotland. Situated on the rugged western coast, Islay is celebrated for its distinct and peaty single malt Scotch whiskies. With a history dating back centuries, the island's distilleries, including Ardbeg, Laphroaig, and Lagavulin, produce whiskies known for their bold, smoky, and maritime character. Islay's unique terroir, abundant with peat bogs and briny sea air, imparts a singular flavor profile that has captured the hearts of whisky connoisseurs. It's a destination for those seeking the essence of Scotland's untamed beauty and the allure of its iconic, peaty spirits.
The Whisky Agency
The Whisky Agency was founded by Carsten Ehrlich in 2008. Carsten was also one of the founders of The Whisky Fair in Limburg, a legendary festival on the enthusiast whisky calendar since 2002.
Carsten used his experience selecting and sourcing casks for The Whisky Fair to great effect at The Whisky Agency, passionately bottling high quality single casks on a regular basis. The Whisky Agency’s label series include, The Perfect Dram, Liquid Library, Private Stock, and Liquid Sun. Look past Carsten’s whiskies and you will miss some true gems.