The annual release of the Talisker 25 Years Old is always a highly anticipated event. Introduced in 2004, this limited-edition single malt is one of the island distillery’s most popular expressions. This is the 2015 edition, bottled at 45.8%. Talisker 25 Years Old 2015 has aromas of soft fruit, freshly cut grass, lemon zest, subtle smoke, earthy peat, caramelized sugar and salty sea air on the nose. The palate is sweet, fruity and oily with notes of orchard fruits, sweet smoke, salted liquorice, citrus, spicy oak and a hint of pepper. The finish reveals hints of licorice, coffee, lemon, black pepper and smoke. Only 9882 bottles have been released.