Peat-lovers and less ardent smokeheads alike are sure to enjoy this whisky from Islay’s Bruichladdich Distillery. Aged a full decade and permanently available, Port Charlotte 10 year old has sweet fruit flavors and salinity to balance out its robust peatiness. For more details about this scotch and the other 2018 winners, check out the full Top 20 list.
You’ll want to spend time with the No.-5 whisky of the 2019 Top 20, whose powerful flavors reward at every turn.
Taking the No.-4 spot in the 2019 Top 20, this bourbon shows strength, power, and grace—hallmarks of the distillery’s expertise.