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Bruichladdich 10-year-old

Overall rating
87.94/100
votes
24
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Private Cask Bottling
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
Bourbon cask
Casknumber
0663
Number of bottles
261
Strength
60.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
De Bruijn & Dingemanse
Added on
01 Jul 2018 12:46 am by Clanarie
ColoredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 79,95

4 × in wishlist

24 × member ratings

31 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bruichladdich 10-year-old

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.94 points

  1. GlenSikkes did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Firm and very good! Impressive, great spirit!
    • Nose
      All kinds of melons, seaspray, mineral, some discreet floral smokiness, grassy and maybe some green tea. Gingercake. In the background some kind of incence. Very fresh Bruichladdich.
    • Taste
      Rich and oily, gingercake again. Sharp, salty and mineral. Sharp waxy lemons. Vanilla/oak. Green melon, some dry grass, grapefruit and green tea, very clean and pure.
    • Finish
      Long, clean, kind of smokey, zests, perhaps a little salt.

  2. squaadgras scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. Mark-E scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

  4. Rien scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. Sjaak92 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  6. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Apple, pear, vanilla and malt are trying hard to extricate alcohol vapors!
      Adding water will not work anything, on the contrary, making the whole quite dull.
    • Taste
      Ultra broom in alcohol, impossible to savor anything but the few fresh fruits dominated by pepper.
      With water, we have a certain dynamism, and the fruits seem unripe, a somewhat austere profile that I do not appreciate too much.
    • Finish
      Spices in shambles, but it's hard hard!

      That's the whole problem I have with Bruichladdich in un peated, this lack of consistency in the profile. I like their young non-peated malts when they have this cereal profile, or the use of some original casks.
      There, a "simple" barrage of bourbon, young, and watts for watts, I found there little pleasure.

      Enthusiasm 2/5
      (I almost put 1/5 so it was a test)

      Whisky n ° 1961

  7. rpvdwel scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  8. Hvdree scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  9. berarith73 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

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