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Bruichladdich Octomore #laddieMP6

What can we learn from the information given about the #laddiemp6 Octomore bottles without nosing and tasting them? This is an attempt by me to predict some of the notes I can expect based on the know how I currently... Continue Reading →

The 2017 iLaddie Nerd Award, update

Who are the contenders in this years Annual Global International iLaddie Whisky Nerd Awards 2017, till now? Who is bound to loose? Who will win? Since I haven't learned from some drams and have not tasted them either, or haven't... Continue Reading →

The Octomore bottle, who makes it?

I was wondering something. I was wondering where the Bruichladdich Octomore Bottle comes from. I mean someone has to make it ... right? Right, someone does! The bottle is made by the "Saverglass" company. The Saverglass company makes a very... Continue Reading →

Octomore OBA/C_01

Orange is the new Black! Bruichladdich introduced an Octomore Black Art today, the 22nd of Februari 2017. This Octomore has been part of the 2016 Feis Ile Masterclass that was given by Adam Hannett. When Adam announced it a... Continue Reading →

Blending Bruichladdich LaddieMP5

I have been having a bit of a crappy day. So I decided to do something fun! I decided I wanted to have a good Port Charlotte Cask Strength Whisky tonight. These drams are absolutely amazing by themselves. You can... Continue Reading →

Bruichladdich LaddieMP YouTube’s

For my own personal used "only" I am posting the links to the Youtube Video's of the Laddie MP2, LaddieMP3, LaddieMP4 and LaddieMP5. In the future I will add notes to it as I re-re-re-watch the Video's. If you don't... Continue Reading →

Bruichladdich PC LaddieMP5

First reaction to the Bruichladdich Port Charlotte LaddieMP5 tasting was "OMG!" ... or as we say in Dutch "Heilige Schijt!". Please don't translate this back to English if you don't want to be offended. Translate to Scottish anytime you like! I... Continue Reading →

Triple Smoke & Classic Laddie

I have been tasting two single malt barley Wisk(e)y's for some time now. The idea was that I could put them head to head and see how wood would make a difference. I had set out to do so a... Continue Reading →

Octomore 10, second edition

Bruichladdich has released the second edition of ten year old malts. The distillery had organised a twitter tasting and it was great fun following the #tenstroika tag. One of the drams that was tasted online was the Octomore. The tasting notes... Continue Reading →

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