The Peat Monster contains malt whiskies from the legendary Isle of Islay, along with a helping of Highland malt in there too. Nose: Peat, marked salinity, leans to Caol Ila in style, something medicinal. Sweet and fruity, grainy. Palate: Peat, oak. Botanicals, floral, coppery, sweet, smoky bacon, hint of papaya. Finish: A lingering sweetness, more peat, floral: roses and violets, sweet spice, oak.