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SIA Scotch Whisky

SKU 06bc0636fe5c Categories Whiskey, Scotch, Spirits Tags Islay malts, grain whiskies, SIA Scotch Whisky

$39.99

Size
750ml, bottle

SIA Scotch Whisky is a unique blend born from passion and a touch of rebellion. Created by a Cuban American entrepreneur, SIA uses Speyside, Highland, and Islay malts and grain whiskies to create a smooth and approachable blend that appeals to a wide audience.

Description

Aroma

The initial nose welcomes you with a delightful mix of familiar and intriguing notes. Vanilla and caramel dominate the aroma, creating a warm and inviting foundation. Imagine the comforting scent of freshly baked vanilla cupcakes or a drizzle of caramel sauce. These are classic Scotch notes, and SIA uses them effectively to set the stage for a pleasant experience. However, beneath these familiar notes, a hint of something unexpected might emerge. A touch of citrus, like lemon zest or mandarin orange peel, might peek through. This citrusy element adds a touch of freshness and prevents the sweetness from becoming overwhelming. Depending on your nose, you might also detect a hint of honey, adding a touch of floral sweetness and depth to the aroma.

Palate

The first sip confirms the promise of the aroma – a smooth and balanced experience. The vanilla and caramel flavors translate beautifully onto the palate, coating your tongue with a familiar sweetness. This sweetness is pleasant but not cloying. As the initial sweetness subsides, a hint of citrus emerges on the palate, mirroring the note detected in the aroma. Imagine a burst of juicy orange or a whisper of lemon zest, adding a refreshing counterpoint to the sweetness. This citrus twist keeps the flavor profile interesting and prevents it from being one-dimensional. Don’t be surprised if a subtle touch of honey emerges alongside the vanilla and citrus. This adds a touch of floral complexity and depth to the overall experience.

Midpalate

As the whiskey lingers on your tongue, you might detect a hint of nuttiness. This comes from the use of grain whiskies in the blend and adds a touch of earthiness and depth. This nuttiness doesn’t overpower the sweetness or citrus; instead, it creates a pleasant textural quality and keeps the flavor profile evolving.

Finish

The finish of SIA Scotch Whisky is clean and crisp, ensuring a refreshing conclusion. The sweetness fades gradually, leaving a lingering hint of spice. This spice might manifest as a touch of clove or a gentle warmth from cinnamon. It’s not overpowering but adds a touch of complexity and prevents the finish from being overly sweet. A faint echo of the citrus and nuttiness from earlier might also linger, reminding you of the unique blend at play.

Additional information

Product Type

Whiskey

Style

Blended Scotch

abv

43%

Country

United Kingdom

Brand

SIA Scotch Whisky

Size

750ml, bottle

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Tasting Notes

Nose

Nose

A hint of vanilla and caramel, followed by a touch of citrus honey