Tasting Notes / Bottles from Bruichladdich



Bruichladdich PC 9 Prediction
Bruichladdich PC 9 Prediction

Massive thanks to Danny (@dramstats) of the Dramstats Whisky Blog for this sample of Bruichladdich Port Charlotte 9 Prediction

Bruichladdich Peat
Bruichladdich Peat

I bought a bottle of this cracking Bruichladdich Peat for my best mate Kinor for his birthday in December and was really happy when he asked me to share some with him.

Bruichladdich Renaissance
Bruichladdich Renaissance

After winning a Bruichladdich Proof Plate earlier in the year i was desperate to get a bottle of the whisky for the plate so i did and so here is the review of the Bruichladdich Renaissance.

Bruichladdich Rocks
Bruichladdich Rocks

Picked This up after Christmas and wished i hadn't

Bruichladdich Scottish Barley - The Classic Laddie
Bruichladdich Scottish Barley - The Classic Laddie

Part of the Scottish Barley series from Bruichladdich this Bruichladdich Scottish Barley - The Classic Laddie is a no age statement cracker.

Bruichladdich Sherry Classic Fusion
Bruichladdich Sherry Classic Fusion

My last experience of a Bruichladdich hadn't been a great one as with Bruichladdich Rocks it is a wine finished whisky which I'm really not that keen on as i'm not a huge wine drinker, however I love

Bruichladdich The Laddie Ten
Bruichladdich The Laddie Ten

Tasted as part of the Twitter Tasting organised by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from TheWhiskyWire.com this time featuring a range of expressions from Islays Bruichladdich distillery

Bruichladdich The Organic
Bruichladdich The Organic

Tasted as part of the Twitter Tasting organised by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from TheWhiskyWire.com this time featuring a range of expressions from Islays Bruichladdich distillery

Bruichladdich Valinch 07 (Andy Ritchie)
Bruichladdich Valinch 07 (Andy Ritchie)

I picked up my bottle of this Bruichladdich Valinch 07 (Andy Ritchie) back in August when on my #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and

Bruichladdich Valinch 15 (Douglas Clyne)
Bruichladdich Valinch 15 (Douglas Clyne)

At the Bruichladdich distillery they always have a cask from which you can bottle your own dram, each cask,chosen by a member of staff, this one having been chosen by Douglas Clyne.

Bruichladdich Waves 7 Year Old
Bruichladdich Waves 7 Year Old

A wee trip to Linlithgow a week or so back and we found ourselves, as normal in Linlithgow, having a nosey in Ellies Cellar,

Elements of Islay PL2
Elements of Islay PL2

This Elements of Islay PL2 sample was courtesy of fellow blogger Chris Miles (@chrismiles303) of the Still Dramming Blog.

Octomore 09.1 5 Year Old 156PPM
Octomore 09.1 5 Year Old 156PPM

Octomore, the super heavily peated dram, is one that will definitely split opinions. It's a difficult dram to have much else afterwards but due to the short cut on the distillation it can also be sweet and tasty.

Octomore 1695 Discovery - Feis Ile 2014
Octomore 1695 Discovery - Feis Ile 2014

This Octomore 1695 Discovery is a 7 year old Octomore bottled (well only 1695 bottles) for Feis Ile in 2014 at a whopping 69.5%

Octomore 2.2 Orpheus
Octomore 2.2 Orpheus

I’ve had this sample, from Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for a while and kept putting it off, then a while back i decided to blog all the Octomore samples I had in one go, and then got more, thus todays mass upload.

Octomore 4.1
Octomore 4.1

Thanks again to Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for this sample also, another Huge hitting dram.

Octomore 4.2 Comus
Octomore 4.2 Comus

Thanks again to Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for this sample also, can you tell he likes his Octomore?

Octomore 5.1
Octomore 5.1

Many thanks to my whisky brother Steve Prentice (@steveprentice) from the Somerset Whisky Blog for the sample of this dram a while back which I only recently got around to.

Octomore 6.1
Octomore 6.1

Thanks to Yoav (@yoavgel) from Whisky Gospel for this sample of Octomore 6.1.

Octomore 6.2
Octomore 6.2

Another Octomore, this time the travel retail exclusive 6.2, sample from my great friend Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci Fi Blog