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Almost finishing the year and we are already on the 7th tasting session.
Again six nameless whiskies presented in a stunning box, Jean Marie know how to do the job really.
Pretty bizarre distilleries on this set, but that’s the main reason I joined this tasting sessions; the chance of tasting new different stuff.
“Powerfully floral whisky. This Bladnoch has some nice citrus notes inside.”
A 16 year old Bladnoch, distilled in 1992, matured initially in bourbon barrels before a finish in Amarone Italian red wine casks. Bottled in 2008 at the Bruichladdich distillery, with Islay spring water. A release of 2,500 bottles.
This dram has a amber-like color.
Nose (87): more than average.
toffee, malt, floral, citrus, a little oranges.