Bruichladdich - Octomore 09.1 - 2012 5 year old

70cl / 700ml / 59.1%
Product Details
Region / Type
Distillery
Bruichladdich
Series / Description
Octomore 09.1
Vintage
2012
Year Bottled
2018
Age
5 year old
Alcohol ABV
59.1%
Cask Strength
Yes
Cask Wood Type
American Oak
Number Bottled
42000
Packaging
Tin Tube
Bottler
Distillery
Country of Origin
Scotland
Stopper
Cork
Bottle Type
Standard
Bottle Size
70cl / 700ml
Neck Level
Full Level
HTFW Cat. No.
LP11306

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Product Description

Super heavily peated. Cask strength. 5 years old, It is the impossible equation. It should not work..... Octomore! Distilled in 2012 from 100% Scottish barley, the 09.1 is matured full-term in top-tier ex-American whiskey casks.

Key Stats

Malted to 156PPM

Distilled from 100% Scottish grown Concerto barley, harvested in 2011 and distilled in 2012

Matured entirely on Islay for five years in ex-American whiskey casks (5yrs), full term in Jim Beam (51%), Jack Daniels (26%), Clermont (15%), Old Grand-Dad (8% Bottled unchill-filtered and colouring free at Bruichladdich Distillery, 59.1% alc. / vol.Limited to 42,000 bottles.

OfficialTasting Notes

Nose – Smoke and oak, intense sweetness from the cask, vanilla, cinder toffee. The smoke is thick, velvety and vegetal, peat and earthy.

Palate – Soft on the palate- no aggression, nutty, fudge, nougat, delicate coconut and rose petal floral.

Finish – Long peat finish, hints of treacle, warm sand/salt.