Kilchoman 4 2011 (Single Cask 446 PX Finish)
Cask Type: ex-Bourbon, Pedro Ximenez Finish
Nose: Raspberry, oily, peat, toffee, salt, apple skin, honey
Palate: Ash, earthy peat, brine, honey, cherry, cocoa,
Finish: Long finish, smoke, mineral water, pepper
First time trying a single cask Kilchoman, and this one is finished in PX Sherry cask. The peat is more prominent than the Machir Bay, perhaps due to the even younger age, not hiding its youthfulness on the nose, brash peat, salt, red fruits, and honey. The palate is similar to the nose, with a touch more red fruit, and cocoa, followed by a long finish, full of smoke, minerals, and pepper.
I wish they did a longer finish on this one, as the PX influence are more subtle than I would like, still rather solid.