Bruichladdich Islay Barley 2010
Bruichladdich // Islay, Scotland
Bruichladdich Islay Barley 2010 is the fifth release in an ongoing Islay barley exploration series. It is made from unpeated Islay barley harvested in a single year (2009) from eight family farms. Optic and oxbridge barley varieties were used. Distilled in 2010, this single malt matured mostly in first-fill bourbon casks with some former Rivesaltes, Jurançon, and Banyuls (French dessert wines) casks used.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask Typeex-bourbon & ex-Rivesaltes, Jurançon, and Banyuls wine casks