Octomore Edition 10.1 | 5 Year Old
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling 70cl / 59.8%
The latest editions of the very popular heavily peated Octomore bottlings have arrived. Distilled from Scottish barley in 2013 and aged in solely first-fill American oak, this is Octomore at its finest...
Malted to 107PPM and distilled from 100% Scottish grown Concerto barley from the 2012 harvest. It has been matured solely on Islay for 5 years in first-fill bourbon casks from Heaven Hill, Jim Beam, Jack Daniels and Buffalo Trace.
Nose – Vanilla led with caramel and hints of smoke but tamed back. Candied apple, gooseberry and marzipan.
Palate – Soft yet powerful and warming on the palate, peppery, barley sugar, smokey – dried earth and hints of rubber. Warm sand, sweetness of charred oak and pineapple.
Finish – Sweetness from tablet/fudge and a strong peat smoke and cold marine air combination.
Colour – Pale golden
- Distiller Bruichladdich Distillery
- Bottler Distillery
- Country of Origin Scotland
- Region Islay