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William Larue Weller 2005

Overall rating
90.73/100
votes
24
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Antique Collection
Vintage
Winter 2005
Bottled
Fall 2017
Calculated age
12 years old
Casktype
#4 Charred American White Oak Barrels
Strength
64.1 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
128.2 Proof
Market
us United States
Added on
20 Sep 2017 5:16 pm by maltaholic
UncoloredCask Strength

Average value

€ 968,75

5 × in wishlist

24 × member ratings

75 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for William Larue Weller 2005

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.73 points

  1. jjkmlss scored this whisky 94 points Member Senior

    I'm not a Bourbon guy, more like a fan to rye whiskey and Irish. But this is THE best post-2017 bottling whisk(e)y I've had so far.

    WLW has a charming Rendang & Hawthorn flavor that reminds me a lot of things, call me a biggot, it's better than any post-2017 single malt even those price-y ones.

  2. jazzpianofingers scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    https://whiskeylovingpianist.wordpress.com/2017/11/09/twe-show-2017-day-2-part-2/

    C: Aside from a sooty quality on the nose, nothing particularly stands out, but i find it very good and rounded, vintage CS bourbon.Scores a B

  3. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Oiled Leather Blood Orange Grapefruit Red Apple Orange Bitters Dark Honey Lavender Rosemary Toffee Maple Syrup Milk Coffee
    • Taste
      Sow vigorously dry astringent mandarin etc.

  4. redhades scored this whisky 100 points Newbie

  5. MikerG2k scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  6. sindbad888 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    2019 World Whiskey of the Year - Jim Murray's Whiskey Bible 2019

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