Tasting Notes Bruichladdich Private Cask No: 0737

Tasting Notes: Bruichladdich SIngle Cask No: 0737. Sherry cask. Age 16 years. 50% abv. Colour: Tawney Brown. Red russet umber. Thin tinkle into glass. Small bubbles quickly dispersed. This whisky has a wonderful nose  Raisins, sultanas, honey, cherries, hawthorn. A...

Tasting Notes: Octomore 10.2 Bruichladdich

OCTOMORE 10.2 from Bruichladdich. 8 YO. 96.9 ppm. 56.9% abv Tasting Notes done in Bowmore on Saturday 4th April 2020 – in Corona lockdown!! Will this affect the flavour…?? Only kidding! COLOUR: Dark auburn gold.  Huge bubbles in ring around rim when poured...

Islay Barley 2011 Bruichladdich

ISLAY BARLEY 2011. Bruichladdich. Age 6 years. Abv 50% Farms where the barley is grown are: Coull, Rockside, Island, Mulindry, Starchmill, Cruach Farms.Colour: Warm golden colour. The faintest echo of greeny gold. Very, very thin band of gold floating on top of...

Laphroiag Cairdeas Feis le 2016

Cairdeas Madiera Cask. 51.6% abv Amber, reddish colour. Orange. A thin, clear band of gold, like silicon around a bath….. Very fast legs, very young, very thin dram. Apple brandy. Alcohol tingle to nose hairs! Red apples. Like the whizened, wee russet apples you...

Lagavulin 8 YO

LAGAVULIN 8 YO ~ 48% abv. If you drink the Lagavulin 8 Year Old you will be asking the same! It’s a great dram. Creamy, ashy, smokey, pale, lemony, greeny gold. An opaque white band of gold shimmers on top of the whisky. It reminds me of a fine line of...

Laphroaig Lore

Laphroaig LORE. 48% abv (alcohol by volume) Ex bourbon casks, 1st fill sherry butts, Quarter casks & “some of our most precious stock” Ages from 7 – 21 YO. The new NAS (None Age Statemement) from Laphroaig. I LOVE it. I love the salt and the cold...