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Wolfburn No. 270

Overall rating
83.16/100
votes
59
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Small Batch Release
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
03 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Ex-Bourbon
Number of bottles
6000
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
22 Mar 2018 8:09 am by M134481
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 67,16

14 × in wishlist

59 × member ratings

258 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Wolfburn No. 270

11 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.16 points

  1. erizo scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    Very surprising for such a young whisky, intense vanilla and a hint of coconut, dangerously tasty. Very well done.
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  2. RobIsrael scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    Re- taste, better then Langskip, but not more then 80 pts.

  3. dr.mad scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      73 73
    • Finish
      76 76

  4. MrYens scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

  5. mosesumike scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    This age and the price. I have a problem with that.
    Although I'm not a friend of under 12 years old.
    A gifted gift makes it possible :-)
    • Nose
      81 81
      Spicy or alcohol? Sweet vanilla and a bit malty. Yes, he can promise sweet. OK.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Ok, it's not as hard as expected, but very spicy. A certain sweetness towards bright fruit. Well chosen.
    • Finish
      79 79
      For wine I would say very dry. He stays medium long and disappears slightly woody bitter. I would not buy. Thank you

  6. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Well done, no flaws. No crazy complexity. Vanilla, banana. Touched pretty delicate. Not very singular.

    Enthusiasm 3/5

    Whisky n ° 1863

  7. Skyd scored this whisky 85 points Newbie

    • Nose
      vanilla, peachy, coconut, smoked and peated, maritime
    • Taste
      spicy, coconut
    • Finish
      spicy, a bit bitter

  8. FritzeKrautman scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    My first wolfburn and not really a revelation. But again acceptable for the adolescent age. I'm curious how it would taste more mature with 10 to 15 years.
    • Nose
      83 83
      He needs a lot of time in the glass and starts with spicy ginger at the beginning. Then follow malt, vanilla and coconut. Later then sweet fruit gummy bears.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Again, mainly spicy impressions. Some light fruitiness and a hint of chocolate are still there. The alcohol is quite well involved.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Finish medium long with a little oak and a slightly bitter nut. Dries the oral cavity considerably and therefore stimulates to refill ..

  9. mr.p9 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

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

  10. Greenkeeper scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    I can fully confirm the contribution of erizo.
    That I forgive a few points less is just my personal rating. Everyone here is trying to keep their relationship with other bottlings they try.

    Back to Wolfburn: Although the whisky has a different character, I find myself more often that I compare the products of this distillery with those of Kilchoman.
    Because Wolfburn it also somewhat similar to Kilchoman also manages to demand surprisingly high prices for very young whiskys, but then surprisingly great whiskys for the age to deliver, so that it is just as surprised to note that the initially seemingly high prices are not quite To be wrongly requested.

    This # 270 is a new example. Tasty young, without it bothers, intense, yet well-balanced and then also really tasty, which testifies to a lot of skill, very good barrels and a very well-crafted fire.

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