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Bruichladdich Islay Barley - Rockside Farm - 2007

Overall rating
83.50/100
votes
26
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Distillery Only
Strength
50.0 % Vol.
Size
200 ml
Label
We believe terroir matters
Barcode
5055807405126
Added on
22 Mar 2014 11:49 am by olandstoken
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 19,40

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Whisky Reviews for Bruichladdich Islay Barley - Rockside Farm - 2007

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.50 points

  1. Kostya scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    young, mildly peated malt, which would be much better with an additional 3-4 year of maturation

    (sep 2017)
    • Nose
      (neat) mild peat, sea water, iodine, mixed fruit jam, raisins(water) sweet and rounded, dried fruits, honey, caramel, touch of salt 
    • Taste
       (neat) peat, sour and salty taste, very pleasant, dried fruits
       (water) peat and ash, oily, black pepper, semi-dry and astringent, herbal  
    • Finish
      short to medium, sour, some bitter chocolate

  2. Mephisto scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      80 80

  3. Dramned! scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    No 08/15 drops! This Bruichladdich is a typical striking statement of Islay. And I can not help it - I smell and taste light smoke, although expressly unpeated ... Something Port Charlotte smashed into the batch? ;)
    • Nose
      After a slightly smoky and spicy-salty sea breeze and a fruity note adds malty sweetness and vanilla, after adding water, a little more fruit and earthy notes.
    • Taste
      Strong alcohol, with a little water then much milder, the malty sweetness lays on the tongue and spicy oak and very complex, powerful aromas spread throughout the mouth. Add a touch of smoke with heather - great!
    • Finish
      Sweet caramel and tart oak notes combine to form a beautiful long finish, and again traces of smoke

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