Port Charlotte Transparency Feis Ile 2017

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Bruichladdich | Port Charlotte | Twelve Casks of Seven different Types ranging from Bourbon to Bordeaux and Sauternes | the youngest cask was filled 2004 | 100% Scottish Barley | 1000 bottles | 56.4% | Continue reading

A boring afternoon on Islay or Stranded on the shores of Loch Indaal (Bruichladdich)

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After the tasting at Kilchoman, Jimmy picked us up straight away. Which was a nice surprise given the whole taxi situation on Islay, but our luck wouldn’t last as we were about to have our worst afternoon on Islay. Spoilert alert, it wasn’t half bad but given that the rest of the days were nothing short of amazing this afternoon really stood out. Anyway, hear me out…or skip this part as it is pretty boring. It won’t be in the test, I promise. But, where was I? Oh right in Jimmy’s taxi… Continue reading