Mac-Talla Terra and Mara - Two new Islay Single Malt Scotch Whiskies
Morrison presents a new product line
With the two bottlings Mac-Talla Terra and Mac-Talla Mara, the Morrison Scotch whisky brand. It is a peated Islay Scotch Whisky that is neither coloured nor chill filtered.Distillers company introduces a new
Until October 2020 Morrison Scotch Whisky Distillers operated as Morrison & Mackay. They are known for their Carn Mor and the Old Perth. The name Morrison has been synonymous with whisky in Scotland for five generations and is also well known on Islay. It is closely linked to a there. However, it is not communicated at what distillery the Mac-Talla Single Malt Whisky is produced.
Mac-Talla stands for “echo” in Gaelic and is intended to reflect the close connection between the Morrison family and Islay, the press release reports. The names Terra (earth) and Mara (sea) refer to the formative elements of the island. The whisky for both bottlings was matured in ex- . Terra was at 46% , Mara at 58.2% ABV. Both don’t show an statement.
Official Single Malt Scotch Whiskiesnotes of the Ma-Talla Islay
Terra Classic Islay
A lot of peat on the nose, freshly burned campfire, with light citrus notes, the sweetness of quince and a bit of pepper. A lot of and peat on the palate, then a nice malty sweetness and some fresh notes. Alcohol hardly noticeable. Medium , peat, candy and oak.
Mara Cask Strength
Heavy peat and salty smoke, which meets a malty sweetness. The alcohol is very well integrated, the finish is clearly long with a strong peaty note and spicy oak.and the smell of campfire embers fill your nose. Fresh notes of citrus and freshly ground black pepper. On the palate a flood of
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