Inchmoan 12 Year Old Single Malt is born from a combination of malt whiskies from our traditional swan neck pot stil land our unique straight neck pot stil lto create an uncoventional peat character with a lot of depth marrying smoke and spiciness. It is matured for 12 years in a mix of recharred American oak and refill bourbon American oak casks giving sweet vanilla background noted that complement the soft peat style of Loch Lomond’s unique still set up.
The distillery houses four distinct styles of still which can be combined to create a hight quality range of whiskies.
Using a combination of two Loch Lomond still types we are able to create a more complex range of flavours with hints of peat and smoke.
For centuries, the mainland inhabitants ofLuss, on the west side of Loch Lomond used Inchmoan as their source of peat fuel fort he village fires. Hence its name“Inch – Moan” ,the island of the peatin gaelic. In early summer, it must have been a hive of industry with boats being rowed out, men cutting deep into the peat banks and women and children stacking the peats to dry in the summer sun, later tob e carried tot the boats and brought home in autumn.
Long and relatively flatInchmoanis known today for its large sandy beaches but the interior is a jungle of rhoddodendron, birch, alder, gorse, hog myrtle and blueberry, the peaceful sanctuary of visiting fallow dear.
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