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Overall rating
83.78/100
votes
11
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Claxton's (Cl)
Bottling serie
The Single Cask
Vintage
06.04.2011
Stated Age
06 years old
Casktype
Rum Cask
Casknumber
1838-457
Number of bottles
258
Strength
60.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
25 Feb 2018 1:45 pm by theograph
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 69,21

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Whisky Reviews for The English Whisky 2011 Cl

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.78 points

  1. holborndrinker scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    High strength, but it works well in this one. Young, but very pleasant.
    • Nose
      80 80
      Quite gentle on the nose - some sugary notes, but nothing massive.
    • Taste
      85 85
      The nose hides a massive hit of alcohol, but in a good way, like being warmly embraced. The rum cask provides sweetness - the alcohol provides a good warmth.
    • Finish
      84 84
      Long - sweetness cut through with the big hit of alcohol.

  2. Dre73 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    First encounter with this English distillery, and I like it. Strong and sweet.
    • Nose
      84 84
      Very sweet and fruity, vanilla and peach, clearly some rumcask influence. Some fresh apples as well.
    • Taste
      85 85
      Sweet, strong and pungent. Honey and vanilla, citrus, tropical fruits, some caramel, pretty full taste.
    • Finish
      85 85
      Still pungent, sweet, vanilla, honey, some oranges. Reasonable long finish.

  3. theograph scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Beautiful young Englishman ...
    • Nose
      Rum! Then green notes, herbs, cane twigs, zircon fruits;
    • Taste
      Kräfitg and youthful! Bamboo, oak, citrus, dry, rum rather discreet; Much more supple with water and with much more tropical fruit accents;
    • Finish
      Strong, warming, herbaceous, citrus and oak;

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