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Scotch Universe Solar Flare Gamma 266° L.1.2‘ 1815.4:1795.5''

Overall rating
88.10/100
votes
14
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Scotch Universe (SU)
Vintage
1995
Bottled
2017
Casktype
American Bourbon Barrel
Strength
55.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
12 Sep 2017 7:18 am by Daniel Hohleweg
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 109,90

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14 × member ratings

16 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Scotch Universe Solar Flare Gamma 266° L.1.2‘ 1815.4:1795.5''

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.10 points

  1. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    This combination of Laphroaig and Highland Park fits very well, the Laphroaig supports the Highland Park smoke very well and it also brings a nice grapefruit note. I don't really like floral whiskeys, but in this combination I do.
    • Nose
      Clear smoke rises in the nose, with grapefruit, a little sweetness, almonds, floral notes, flowery, a little honey, vanilla, you can smell the Laphroaig clearly and also that it has been around for a few years, some pepper, a little oak, after the first sip the Highland Park gets through the nose more, more floral than when you smell the first, heather
    • Taste
      starts very flowery, heather, then smoke, with sweetness, here too the grapefruit, oak, very floral, here comes the Highland vanilla, but mainly floral, short hint of herbal tea with honey, nice combination of laphi and HP, intense, complex, it's fun, very creamy
    • Finish
      dry smoke on the palate, still the grassy, oak, slightly tart, long-lasting, sweetness flashes from time to time, here the sweet tea association plus smoke is best, then fresher with a little mint

  2. Andara scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    So based on the code this should be a mix of Highland Park and Laphroaig. Interesting and it works really well. Can't taste to much of the Laphroaig though. More so like a good highland park. Maybe it was an HP teaspooned with Laphroaig :-) Happy with that.

  3. Fight65 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

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