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Overall rating
76.98/100
votes
108
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5010103940610
Added on
17 Oct 2017 3:39 pm by Bachess
Colored

Average value

€ 34.13

6 × in wishlist

108 × member ratings

239 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knockando 12-year-old

17 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 76.98 points

  1. Squinugie scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      81 81

  2. TheWhiskyDungeon scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      leather, vanilla, flowers, citrus, cinnamon, heather, toffee
    • Taste
      milk chocolate, nuts, wood tones, pepper, melon, caramel

  3. Floor scored this whisky 69 points Member Senior

    Toffee smell, tastes not as expected and ends in a liquorice finish

  4. Caballa scored this whisky 78 points Member Junior

    Its light, dry and somewhat smoky character goes well with tapas or with spicy vegetarian dishes.
    • Nose
      Soft and very aromatic. Notes of honey wax, malted barley tracks and roots with a hint of cut hay.
    • Taste
      Notes of heather, roots and moist earth, notes of mellow sweetness with gingerbread, a hint of rum with peat malt.
    • Finish
      End is quite long, with winter spices and ginger, with notes of cereals.

  5. keba9591 scored this whisky 76 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      74 74
    • Finish
      74 74

  6. ezioaudit scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

  7. volker40sw scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    Tasted on 05-06-2019 at "Spirit of Speyside Festival" in Dufftown.

  8. ffmdino did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    a solid easy-drinking dram
    the alcohol could be better absorbed
    if someone does not like bitter and bitter, he should be careful here; these notes later come to the fore
    tolerates 43% of water
    • Nose
      Caramel (so Rollo) and becomes more, light vanilla, light sherry (gentle), dried herbs, popcorn, apple (Braeburn?), Dark malt, the alcohol tingles a little, sulfur / musty, pepper, light oak, milk chocolate, minimal smoke (so cold ashes)
      with water: more caramel, paper / cardboard, light liquorice
    • Taste
      full and somehow heavy on the palate
      Kramell (so Toffeestyle), light raisin, spicy, pears, nut chocolate, you can also notice the alcohol here
      later light oak, dark malt, lemon, sherry, dark malt, brown apple, light pepper, becomes tart
      with water: very spicy
    • Finish
      medium long
      light sherry, oak becomes more, spicy, nougat?, tart, dark chocolate so 50%, caramel

  9. rolabob scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      79 79

  10. Dionysus scored this whisky 68 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      68 68
    • Taste
      70 70
    • Finish
      66 66

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