Bruichladdich 12-year-old

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
2nd Edition
Stated Age
12 years old
Bourbon Casks
46.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
07 Jul 2007 11:49 pm

Average value

€ 190.51

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Whisky Reviews for Bruichladdich 12-year-old

28 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.96 points

  1. HnZRock scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

  2. LaddieNerd scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

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

  3. dRambo scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    in the old days, everything was b ...

    very clear direct aromas
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. ricallende scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Cherries and pear, floral vanilla, a wee bit of smoke with water.
    • Taste
      Waxy mouthfeel, cream, clover, a sweet oakiness presence all along the way.
    • Finish
      Toasted malt and honey coats your mouth, you feel sticky long afterwards.

  5. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    A very delicious part, also easy-drinking, but pretty full in the mouth and what is becoming rarer: A great finish that calls right after the next sip. The nose could be a bit more succinct.
    • Nose
      Almonds, white chocolate, clear light malt, light honey, light citrus notes, further back a little pear, a little coconut and peach, a little something grassy, ​​is now not right in the nose, you have to tickle a bit
    • Taste
      Nice round and pleasant, a honey and malt sweetness rise first, then comes a little bit slightly black pepper, but very pleasant and then sherryanklänge, orange, apricot, peach, much more than in the nose and slowly spreading, candied red apple, a little hay and grasses in the background but only light, thyme, cotton candy and honey pot, this beautiful crunchy malt back out, in between citrus flashes
    • Finish
      Lively, lots of acidity of lemon, grapefruit and some orange, also green apple, light malt and some honey, medium to long

  6. Rosebank88 scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Wonderfully balanced with a fruity citrus note, orange-flavored shower sticks, sparkling seafood, vanilla, delicate hints of sherry and oak.
    • Taste
      Medium heavy, salty, slightly sherry tonic followed by a grassy-herbaceous development, hazelnuts, oak and fine spices.
    • Finish
      Long, salted nuts.

  7. Andytka3 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Minty & eucalyptus upfront. Soft and lightly pungent. Let the dram
    breath in the glass for a while, hay and wet tree branches emerged,

    Palate:- A shock. Don't taste how it smell like. Very
    astringent and bold. Non spicy but very hot, mouth-full with gingery
    spice, the heats building up and up. Eye watering stuff.

    Finish:- Smooth and long finish. Dry and hot throughout, complex. A touch floral. — at The Whisky Bar, Kuala Lumpur.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      93 93

  8. ApricotOne scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      80 80

  9. Hane*92 scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

  10. whiskeyjedi scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    Bruichladdich 12 year old
    tasted 2015-04-30 @ home:
    Nosing: Fenolish, partly reminiscent of nail polish in the background, otherwise sweet herbs. Taste: fiery fruit on, longer burner, with strong sweetness, clear Bourbon Cask in order, 78


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