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Sheep Dip Islay Blended Scotch Whisky

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An old West Country term, British farmers have long referred to whisky as Sheep Dip – an insecticide used to delouse sheep prior to sheering. There was a time when farmers distilled their own ‘home made’ whisky and in order to avoid paying taxes to the revenue man, they’d hide it in barrels marked Sheep Dip’.

Sheep Dip’s Islay Blended Malt Whisky is a unique blend of several single Islay malt whiskies, all of them distilled and matured on the southernmost Hebridean Island of Islay, one of Scotland’s oldest centers of distilling.

Its typical smoky character is derived from drying the barley over a traditional peat, prior to distilling. You will notice the distinctive presence of iodine, seaweed and salt which comes from its long maturation in oak barrels next to the Atlantic ocean. When drinking, add a small splash of spring water to open up all this whisky has to offer.
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Great whiskey, great shop

I had been searching for this for awhile and finally decided to accept the mark-ups online. No regrets, it’s great bourbon! This shop did an A+ job packing and shipping the bottle.

Peach crown

Got my order early, everything was packed securely. I had no issues with my water whatsoever.

Peach crown royal

Thanks for your fast, efficient service in fulfilling my order. Everything arrived fine. I am in Ohio and there is none of this product in this region of the USA.

Exceptional!

Service, selection and price is exceptional! Bottle arrived in great shape. Saving for special occasion.

Knock Out Pick

My only regret is i only ordered one. great communication and convenient shipping. Thanks!