Bruichladdich Octomore Edition: 10.1/ 107 PPM - 5 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Bruichladdich Octomore Edition: 10.1/ 107 PPM - 5 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Islay

70cl / 59.8%

This is one of the most recent editions of the now famous Octomore Range, aged for 5 years in first fill American oak casks from Jim Beam, Heaven Hill, Buffalo Trace and Jack Daniels. Distilled in 2013, using 100% Scottish grown concerto barley.

59.8% ABV and 107 ppm.

Tasting Notes

Colour : Pale golden.

Character : Lithe, supple, powerfully confident and a dram more than the sum of its parts. Slow trickle distillation is the hallmark of this muscular, oily spirit.

Nose : Vanilla led, caramel, hints of smoke but tamed back. candied apple, gooseberry and marzipan.

Palate : Soft yet powerful and warming on the palate, peppery, barley sugar, smokey – dried earth and hints of rubber. Warm sand, sweetness of charred oak and pineapple.

Finish : Sweetness from tablet/fudge and a strong peat smoke and cold marine air combination.

More Information

Year: 2019
Location: Scotland
£125.00 inc vat