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Ardmore 2011 ANHA

Overall rating
87.00/100
votes
22
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Anam na h-Alba (ANHA)
Bottling serie
The Soul of Scotland
Vintage
06.2011
Bottled
08.2017
Calculated age
06 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel + Sherry Cask Finish
Number of bottles
352
Strength
54.4 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
15 Sep 2017 8:52 am by Daniel Hohleweg
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 65,00

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Whisky Reviews for Ardmore 2011 ANHA

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.00 points

  1. schero scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    A horny round part, barely youth, Ardmore at its best.
    • Nose
      Wood smoke, stir-fried raspberry shrimp, engine room, caramel, pickled strawberries
    • Taste
      Red fruits, very subtle smoky notes, oily, my machine oil, again a mix of sautéed plums, strawberries and raspberries
    • Finish
      Rotfruchtiger peat smoke, oak, quite subtle dry, beautiful heat

  2. Koalafant scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    SID # 601

    Blindtasting Whiskyabend 23.02.2018 => 88/100

  3. HunterRomario scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Tasted at the Whisky Festival in Radebeul.
    • Nose
      The smell is something between walnut and sherry. Chocolate, sherry, pine wind and nuts. (87 pts)
    • Taste
      The perfect sherry leachate from the barrel. Sweet, windy and brutally whisky. Dark fruity, with forest honey, a touch of conifer and bad luck. (93 pts)

  4. Xaver did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Subtle, sweet pipe smoke. Very oily. He really smells like oil. Pickled cherries, wet earth. A good portion of leather. Hot chocolate with a few drops of lemon. Sweet caramel and gingerbread spice. Smells really a bit after auto repair with oil change and some exhaust fumes. I think this dirty nose is pretty cool.
    • Taste
      Sweet leather meets it exactly to the point. Full sherry charge. Chocolate without end. Herbs push behind. But also earthy and a filthy Modrigkeit. Everything but very oily. The second sip is followed by pickled berries and tobacco. This light, sweet smoky note is above all. The alcohol plays nice in the form of some menthol.
    • Finish
      Long. Light smoke. Very, very oily. Beautiful chocolate sweetness. Slight bitterness with berry jam.

  5. Ed Radour scored this whisky 86 points Specialist

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

  6. malthead-1984 scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    Again, some water could help, in my opinion, he would have tolerated a few more years
    • Nose
      young sherry aromas dominate and are carried by the alcohol note, cherries. The Ardmore character comes with slight smoke but still good effect
    • Taste
      earthy sherry punch with some smoke in the finish. The young one notices by the still completely integrated alcohol
    • Finish
      A bit more bittersweet chocolate urges itself through the tingling mouthfeel

  7. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Phew, you have to test it with water, so it was a bit too strong and extreme, I like the ardmores in which the smoked bacon comes through nicely, Refir Sherry Ardmore is best as I think.
    • Nose
      Beautiful Schokonoten, dry hay, brown sugar, cocoa powder, engine oil, dark caramel and cherry brandy (rather cheaper), something of the Ardmorerauch is also with the related hay and engine oil also through, although the sherry can cover strong
    • Taste
      Cocoa powder, slightly mellow barrel, chocolate pudding, earthy notes and dates slightly scorched, raspberry jam a bit, the Ardmore hay, nice autumn leaves, coconut chips, dark nougat, children's chocolate beans
    • Finish
      Dark chocolate, quite strong still, oak spicy, dry, very warming due to the alcohol, a few dried berries vllt., Medium to long through the% -force.

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