Bruichladdich 23 (Signatory Vintage Cask #178 K&L Selection) Review

This is a 23 year Bruichladdich that was selected by K&L Wines. It was matured in a refill sherry butt and bottled at 54.8% ABV.

Nose: Oddly smoky with heavy citrus and berries. Sherry influence is noticeable but doesn’t overwhelm the nose.

Palate: Clean malt with heavy citrus again – strikes me as similar to the Black Art 3.1 from Bruichladdich with muddled fruits and subtle sherry.

Finish: Bitter with a bit of smoke and tangerine.

Rating: 87/100

Value for the money: These go for around $150, and I don’t think I’d buy another at that price.

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