Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind
  • Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind
  • Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

BottlerMoon Import
Distillery / brandPort Ellen
RangeThe Sails in the Wind
CountryScotland
RegionIslay
Content Size0.7 liter
Alc/vol46%
Distilled1981
Bottled1993
Cask number1414, 1415
Cask typeHogsheads
Number of bottles792
€ 1.999,95-12%
€ 1.759,96

(0% vat)

Only one available

Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

Experience the rare symphony of Islay's lost distillery with the Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind, a masterpiece from a bygone era.

Tasting note

Nose

This extraordinary whisky invites with a nose on which Port Ellen's distinctive saltiness blends with subtle notes of peat smoke and sweet malt. The soft fruity aroma of dried apricots and a slight citrus hint create a complex and intriguing profile that excites the senses.

Taste

On the palate, the Port Ellen 1981 reveals a rich texture, a reflection of its artisanal maturation in oak. Peat takes a prominent role here, complemented by the complexity of dark chocolate, vanilla and a gently spicy bandwidth that enhances the experience. Tones of burnt caramel glide across the tongue, followed by a light sea salt accord reminiscent of Islay's maritime character.

Finish

The finish is long and satisfying; peated notes and oak linger, alongside a subtle sweetness and the elegance of dried fruit. Every sip brings you closer to Islay's heritage, and with the Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind, memory becomes fluid.

More information

Port Ellen Distillery, founded in 1825 on Islay, Scotland, became an icon of whisky culture before it closed its gates in 1983. Known for their exceptional character, Port Ellen's whiskies are particularly sought after by collectors and connoisseurs. Offering a bottle from The Sails In The Wind series, bottled by Moon Import, provides an exclusive opportunity to enjoy a piece of history and the craftsmanship of this legendary distillery.

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Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

Port Ellen 1981 - 1993 The Sails In The Wind

€ 1.999,95-12%
€ 1.759,96

(0% vat)

In stock