Overall rating
88.20/100
votes
7
Whiskybase ID
WB103832
Category
Blend
Bottler
John Haig & Co. Ltd. (JH&C)
Bottling serie
De Luxe Scotch Whisky
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
2000 ml
Bottled for
Schneider Import Bingen / Rhein
Market
Germany Germany
Added on
19 nov 2017 3:38 pm by Henkka78

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Whisky reviews for Dimple 12-year-old

2 users have left 2 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 88.20 points.

  1. tribe scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
      old school . has real oil sherry and smoke.
    • Taste
      91 91
      The taste is really smoky and oily. a pip of red berries. delicious
    • Finish
      88 88
      Medium with some iron and pepper. seems to have often been this machine oil direction earlier, very interesting. aha there is still leather ... the old bottlings are qualitatively a whole league over today ... too bad

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  3. Schreiraupe scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    Very complex, round but somehow "dirty part".
    Many today's single malts can not compete with this blend of the good old days.
    Truly a masterpiece ...
    In the nose, the whiskey reminds of a bottle of rum, which has fallen down in a machine shop and has mingled with the lubricants.
    Sulfur, black powder and machine oil paired with smoky undertones are on the tongue.
    OK. I think it's not for everyone. However, I find this old Dimple excellent.
    Especially since today's blends in this league only taste flat, spicy and not very complex ...
    • Nose
      Oil, old machine grease, washing powder, rum, malt, candied fruit, orange peel
    • Taste
      Smoke, sulfur, sherry, malty, fruit compote
    • Finish
      Medium long, dirty

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