Oc5 - Elements of Islay 59.8% 500ml
The Whiskies of Islay — Bruichladdich
Bruichladdich 'The Classic Laddie' 50%
The Classic Laddie from Bruichladdich is made using unpeated barley, matured mostly in American Oak, ex-boubon barrels and french oak, bottled at 50%. A refreshing dram with a palate of green fruits, brown sugar and sweet oak along with those classic costal notes. Packaged in a very unusual aqua blue bottle to match a fresh and lively dram disti...
Bruichladdich Islay Barley Rockside Farm 2010 50%
Barley varieties Optic and Oxbridge were planted across the breadth of the island in 2009 at Coull, Cruach, Dunlossit, Island, Mulindry, Rockside, Starchmill, and Sunderland Farms. The spirit produced from the crop was then filled into ex-Bourbon and French wine casks and matured in Bruichladdich's warehouses by Loch Indaal. Lightly sweet with n...
Bruichladdich 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1994 / 2016 56.2%
This independent bottling by Gordon & MacPhail of Bruichladdich was distilled prior to the distilleries closure in 1994. Bottled at natural cask strength, it has a fragrant honeyed sweetness with hints of vanilla & Sherry developing. The taste is complex with flavours of banana, apple and custard, complemented by a milk chocolate edge an...
Bruichladdich 'Port Charlotte' Scottish Barley 50%
Bruichladdich's heavily peated 'Port Charlotte' range is made using barley grown in Scotland which has been peated to a level of 40ppm and matured in the Islay village Port Charlotte. A warming dram with the dryness of peat smoke mixed with citrus, soft fruits and classic sea spray.
Bruichladdich Octomore 7.1 59.5%
This is the brand new seventh release of the Octomore range from Bruichladdich's master distiller Jim McEwan. Peated to a mind boggling 208ppm, this is the peatiest of all the Octomore editions thus far. Matured in ex-American oak casks for 5 years this is another robust edition showcasing that classic salty tobacco smoke which combines flawle...
Bruichladdich Octomore 7.3 63%
Octomore 7.3 is the latest super peaty release from Bruichladdich Distillery that has been made with barley grown on the Octomore Farm just a couple of miles along the coast from the distillery. Distilled in 2010 and peated to a whopping level of 169ppm, it has then been matured in a combination of former American Bourbon barrels and Spanish red...
Bruichladdich Octomore 10 years old 57.3%
Malted barley peated to a whopping 167ppm was used to produce this heavily peated expession from creative Islay distillers Bruichladdich. 18,000 bottles were produced from a vatting of first fill bourbon and Grenache Blanc wine casks that had matured the spirit for over 10 years. The result is rich, full bodied and oily whisky with balanced flav...
Bruichladdich Octomore 8.1 59.3%
Octomore 8.1 is the latest of Bruichladdich's famous ultra-heavily-peated whisky. Matured for 8 years in first-fill American oak ex-bourbon barrels, and distilled from barley yielding 167PPM of peat. On the nose, initially smoke, tar, peat ash hint of muddiness/wet peat moss. Candied orange, pepper, chocolate, macaroon, vanilla fudge and lemon m...
This edition of the Octomore has been matured in 1st fill, ex bourbon barrels, and pairs the smokey intensity particular to Octomore with fruity and confectionary notes from the maturation. A truly powerful peated whisky.