Bruichladdich Octomore 6.3 Islay Barley

The ever-innovative Islay distillery Bruichladdich believes its Octomore series comprises the most heavily peated whiskies in the world. The master distiller Jim McEwan describes this year’s release, Octomore 6.3 Islay Barley (about $190), as a colossus. According to McEwan, “the barley was gathered from a single field on Octomore Farm and the malt slowly coaxed […]