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Overall rating
87.31/100
votes
83
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2017
Stated Age
20 years old
Casktype
Ex Bourbon, Sherry, Cabernet, Pinot Noir
Number of bottles
5000
Strength
51.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
P/002506 L7227
Barcode
5013967012424
Added on
04 Sep 2017 2:28 pm by maltaholic
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 158,75

21 × in wishlist

83 × member ratings

215 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Isle of Jura One And All

11 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.31 points

  1. hs305 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    [November, 2017]  There are not that many Jura releases that I really like.  This is because of the sometimes stronger, sometimes weaker cheesy flavours that are a kind of a Jura trademark.  But I like cheese on my plate only and not in my glass...

    Unfortunately, this slight cheesy aroma pops up in the nose immediately after opening this bottle, too.  But luckily it vanishes (almost) completely after some minutes in the glass and when I poured another dram some days later it was (almost) gone.  The colour is tawny and the texture shows slow legs and late sticky tears.  The nose is very winey (all different kinds of wine flavours) in a mix with spices (ginger), herbs (camphor), heather honey and some hints of fruits.  A very slight cheesy aroma still is there but it is not unpleasant.  This is a quite complex nose that is interesting to explore.  The dram arrives nicely on the palate with a warming and coating feeling.  Just minor bitter notes from heavy tannins (as usual with wine cask maturations).  The taste itself is really great on a melting pot of dozens of flavours from the different wine casks and the spirit.  Among them (white) chocolate, liquorice and red fruits (cherries, raspberries).  All multi-layered and nicely balanced, I really like that!  The finish is long and more on the spicy and herbal side what is a good addition to the taste.  No distracting moments except a slight drying out (papers) at the very end.

    All in all one of the best Jura I tried over the last years.  While the nose is interesting but not my favourite profile both the taste and finish are truly great.  A very nice vatting of different wine cask maturations with a price tag that is rather above that what I call adequate (I paid 150 Euro for this bottle - I think something between 100-120 Euro would be adequate).  But we all are living in a tremendous whisky boom time, don't we?
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. Fight65 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
      IT: 89
      B: 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. face scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. Calmar scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Good whisky in the Jura style, a slightly squeezed aroma, straightened over time, rich, but delicate taste / finish, characteristic for the distillery profile.
    • Nose
      Discreet, dry, old wood, unvarnished furniture, boiled vegetables, burnt caramel, prunes, light sulfur-mineral shades, coffee, herbarium, light peat motifs.
    • Taste
      Powerful, rich, wood-sweet - prunes, oak, coffee, dark chocolate, crackers, leavened wort, leather goods, boiled condensed milk, burnt blackcurrant jam.
    • Finish
      Spicy, refreshing, prunes, coffee, chocolate, nuts, notes of a porter, burnt caramel, creamy notes, orange zest, soy sauce.

  5. TechnOBY scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  6. pianoman scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Moldy oranges. Then damp earth, moss, some woodruff. A touch of eucalyptus and mint.
    • Taste
      Sweet, slightly spicy. Red apples, oranges, a touch of white pepper. Lemon ice cream with walnuts. Almonds. Campari.

  7. Moses scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    I have to say in advance that this is my first law, which I respect very much. Strong barrel selection and good management bring a result that can be seen. Class made 20s for this money. PLV from me a go!
    • Nose
      86 86
      These are not typical Jura notes. Immediately you have the aromatic variety of wine barrels in the nose. Very fine and almost inconspicuous, he delivers full program floral and fruity just like grassy and slightly sour. Class !
    • Taste
      88 88
      Full and full bodied, he lets his muscles play. Distinct wine notes spread in the mind space. Warm and creamy it is on the palate. Bright chocolate with wonderful berry notes. Sweet and sour take turns. Perfectly done. Respect.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Medium to long with peppery wood-tobacco combination, it slowly dries and still gives a good warming spice mixture. I'm impressed.

  8. rolabob scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  9. Bj0rnp1 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    19-10-2018
    • Nose
      81 81
      sweet, raisins
    • Taste
      82 82
      sweet, (red) wine(s)
    • Finish
      80 80
      sweet, oak, hint of pepper

  10. drinki scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      92 92

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