Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

May 2015 - Oban Little Bay

This meeting was hosted by Paul and Susan.  Our first tasting was Oban Little Bay (86 proof) for $75/bottle.  Our second tasting was Port Charlotte Bruichladdich Scottis Barley Heavily Peated Islay (100 proof) at $57/bottle.

Tasting Notes for Oban Little Bay

Color: Gold.

Nose: Sweet, spicy, floral with cherries and orange peel.

Flavor: Smooth sweet and spicy with slight anise and astringency.

Finish: Warm, lingering, slightly salty, sweet and spicy.

Comment: Pleasant, but uncomplicated.

Club Score: 87 (range 78 to 94).


6 of 10 members said they would purchase it for $75/bottle.