Stuck for a gift idea? – We do gift vouchers! Call us on 01159 110555 for more details

Bruichladdich
Port Charlotte SC: 01 2012 56.2%

ABV: 55.2
Bottle size: 70
In stock
£98.75

40PPM. Aged 9 years
16 Sherry Butts, First Fill and Second ex American oak finished in ex-Sauternes
Dist: 2012 Btl: Feb 2022
Tasted Jul 2022
The nose is slightly farmyardy with chunky sweet honey and subtle citrus. It unwinds to show stone fruits, melon, pear. earth, salt and crisp white fruit. Lightly savoury and meaty with relatively subtle peat. With time the barley emerges along with some vanilla, subtle sherry notes, burnt heather and iodine.

The palate is oily and sweet with late harvested winey honey, chocolate, coffee and subtle-ish earthy peat and mature. It has a good weight of dense apricot, leather and burnt heather. Although fairly sweet the abv does hold that sweetness in check to a certain extent. Long, smoked meat, bitter chocolate and astringent coastal notes on the finish. Subtle bog myrtle and earthy peat in the after-taste.

Water emphasises the honey on the nose and takes the edge off the coastal notes. Richer, denser and showing more American oak vanillins. Subtler peat but still manurey. The palate displays a lot more Sauternes cask sweetness but there's still a good level of peat and manure. Lithe, citric finish with lingering peat, smoked meat, bog myrtle. Although it is quite sweet it does finish dry, salty and almost austere.

DELIVERY

local_shipping

UK delivery
We aim to deliver to UK addresses normally within 3 working day using one of our preferred couriers.

store

Click and collect
You can buy online and collect from our Nottingham shop. Save on the delivery cost, pay online prices (which can sometimes be lower) and check your items are available before heading into town.

info

Delivery options
Your order can also be delivered to an alternative address such as a work address, just give us separate delivery and billing addresses at the checkout.

assignment_return

No hassle returns
Just call us on 0115 911 0555 within 30 days to arrange

flight

Delivery outside the UK
For all delivery destinations outside of the UK - although your order is not subject to UK VAT it will be subject to the local taxes and duties of your country. These charges are usually levied once the package reaches your country. Any additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you; we have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country, so you will need to contact your local customs office if you require further information.

To check if we can deliver to your country, and to see the delivery cost, please select your country in the basket page.

ASK US ANYTHING

Got any questions? We'd love to help. Call us at the shop on 0115 911 0555 or send us a message here

Be the first to hear about new bottlings, limited editions, offers and our whisky tasting events
Join thousands of other whisky lovers & subscribe to get all the news from Gauntleys, our latest offerings & whisky events
 

Change delivery country

Please note: For deliveries outside the UK the buyer is responsible for any import duty within their country.

3