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Bruichladdich 20 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Bruichladdich 20 Years Old

Brand
Bruichladdich
Expression
20 Years Old
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Single Malt
Age
20 years old
Abv
46.00%
Produced at
Bruichladdich Distillery
Region
Islay
Website
www.bruichladdich.com
Availability
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Michael Jackson

Nose
The fresh flowers by the shore are now being blown by sea air gusting off Loch Indaal.
Palate
More cereal grain oiliness. More fruit. More salt. More of everything.
Finish
Again, salt and iron. Warming and appetising.
Comment
Rounded, balanced and complex. Too expensive to pour on my porridge before an early morning walk on the Big Strand? I'll economise. I'll skip the porridge.

Dave Broom

Nose
Charming, juicy, gentle and ripe. Succulent fruit (cooked apple, poached pear) balanced oak (vanilla). Water brings out dry bracken, thrift and sea spray.
Palate
Very soft malt. A sweet, succulent, subtly balanced malt that rolls around the mouth.
Finish
Hint of salt, butter and light smoke drifting by.
Comment
Elegant. You'd never guess it's 20 Years Old. Great balance between salt and soft fruit.
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