The year is 1725, the British government has put a tax on Scotland’s malted barley and the people of Scotland are raging. Malt Riot tells the story of the people of Glasgow who came together to stand up for what they believed in - standing up for ‘the good stuff’.
Inspired by the spread of the malt riots, first in Glasgow and then across Scotland, Malt Riot Blended Malt Scotch Whisky, Vat No.6, is a selection of handpicked single malts from across Scotland with Glasgow 1770 Single Malt at its heart.
On the nose, notes of freshly planed oak lead to sweet vanilla slices and hints of floral hyacinth.
Toffee apples on the palate, balanced alongside dry spices and caramelised pineapple.
A light and smooth finish with ripples of milk chocolate, dry fruits and a sweet nuttiness.