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8 Years Old - 65.8% - 700ml
253 bottles produced.
Distilled 26th January 2011 and bottled 1st October 2009 at cask strength with no colouring.
Resting on Islay, Bruichladdich Distillery produces a light spirit with hints of smokiness, honey and floral notes. Matured for 8 years in a first fill, hand selected Ex-Bourbon Barrel.
Nose: Hot putty, grass, salty pasta, lemongrass.
Palette: Malt extract, cereals, sunflower oil, canvas and some farmy and coastal greasiness.
Finish: Long, sharp, citric, saline, cereal and with an overarching oil slick mouthfeel.
COMMENT: This is Bruichladdich in it's purest form. It is BIG, BOLD, RAW and POWERFUL. A whisky to start some serious chatter amongst your whisky friends!!