Bruichladdich Octomore 08.1 8 Year Old Scottish Barley
70cl, 59.3% abv
Bruichladdich Octomore 08.1 - 8 Year Old Scottish Barley Single Malt Whisky was distilled in 2008 using only Scottish Barley from the 2007 harvest. It was matured in first fill American oak casks, including Buffalo Trace, Clermont Springs, Four Roses, Heaven Hill and Jack Daniels. Bottled at 59.3% abv, 42,000 bottles were filled.
Colour: Crisp and bright.
Nose: Firstly smoke, peat, oranges and then vanilla.
Palate: Smoke and fruit prevail and then salt spray and vanilla fudge.
Finish: Smooth, sweet, smokey and long.