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Hellyers Road Single Malt Peated
24.09.20151 Min Read — In General

Hellyers Road Single Malt Peated has been recognised as the nation's best at the Malt Whisky Society of Australia Awards for Excellence. We won the award against strong competition from a number of distilleries from around the country. The use of Tasmanian ingredients combined with our unique distilling process has helped us achieve this fantastic reconition for excellence. With Christmas approaching, what better way to spoil your loved ones than with a gift pack of award winning Hellyers Road Single Malt Whisky.

Varietal: Australian Peated | Style: Single Malt | Alcohol: 46.2%

Tasting Note: The nose elicits a smoky, malted scent mixed with apple, vanilla and spices. The taste is full-bodied and exquisitely balanced to deliver a delightful apple and spice combination over a smoky ambience.

Our Rating

Smell: 3.75/5 | Taste: 3.5/5 | Smoothness: 2.5/5
Overall: 3.25/5

Comments: Quite a powerful alcoholic aroma mixed with a peat fire. Easy on the palate, burn on the esophagus, great aftertaste. Needs a drop of water to open it and get over the initial kick in the face attitude. It's not a breakfast whiskey.