Tag Archives: Bruichladdich

Bruichladdich Laddie Classic Scottish Barley

Recommended use: Serve neat Rating: ★★★ Type: Scotch malt blend Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 50% Nose: Cereal, banana, caramel, creamy vanilla, peach and nectarine combine with some floral notes. Taste: Malty with hues of saltiness, and while initial hints of tropical fruit tease the … Continue reading

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Christmas 2015 gift ideas: 5 great whiskies under $100

I have lost count of how many times I have, while perusing the whisky section of Dan Murphy’s (Australia’s leading liquor store), been asked by a perfect stranger something along the lines of “excuse me, could you help me choose … Continue reading

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Bruichladdich Islay Barley

Rating: ★★★★ Recommendation: Buy it!  Type: Single malt Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 50% Price: US$50-$70 (USA), AU$106.99 (Aus), £35-£45 (UK) Reaction: 😀 Barley is one of the core ingredients of malt whisky. Barley grains are malted, dried and then steeped in very hot … Continue reading

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Port Charlotte PC 12

Rating:  Type: Single malt Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 58.7% Port Charlotte PC 12 is Bruichladdich’s eighth release of the PC series, which is a series of heavily peated cask strength malts. It has been aged in oak casks for 12 … Continue reading

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Bruichladdich tasting – Jim McEwan’s visit to Melbourne, Kelvin Club

On Wednesday 8 October 2014 over one hundred people gathered within the walls of the iconic Kelvin Club in Melbourne to meet a man who has been involved in the production of whisky for half a century. That man, ladies … Continue reading

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