Insider knowledge: Bruichladdich First Growth Cuvée D: Pessac Leognan (Chateau Haut-Brion) 16 Year Old whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Bruichladdich First Growth Cuvée D: Pessac Leognan (Chateau Haut-Brion) 16 Year Old whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Refined, subtlety. Fresh, green character. Zesty orange, pink grapefruit, dried peels. Old rope.
Palate: Full and thick. Silken. Winter spice, herbal, plenty of zesty orange.
Finish: Long, oaked. Herbal, peppery.