anCnoc 2005

Overall rating
85.83/100
votes
9
Whiskybase ID
WB113777
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask Exclusive
Vintage
2005
Bottled
2018
Calculated age
13 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
428
Number of bottles
222
Strength
58.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
16.7 ppm
Barcode
5010509881562
Bottled for
Royal Mile Whiskies Exclusive
Market
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Added on
20 jun 2018 8:59 am by ctu
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 149.50

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9 × member ratings

20 × in collection

Whisky reviews for anCnoc 2005

One user has left a review for this whisky. Average rating is 85.83 points.

  1. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    https://whiskylovingpianist.wordpress.com/2018/09/03/inverhouse-at-the-fringe/

    I’ve only tried one vintage An Cnoc to date and that was a fabulous 1975/2014 Ob [WB], but I’m not expecting anything like that here. Coming in at 16.7ppm, the label states that the whisky is from a peated cask. So does that mean the spirit wasn’t peated prior to filling?

    C: This isn’t my style of malt at all [sherry-sweet peat], though it is well executed. An Cnoc have brought out a few peated expressions of late [Flaughter & Rascan for example], and this appears very similar in character. Packaging-wise, there’s more than a passing resemblance to Bruichladdich’s Octomore series, many of which were 16.7ppmx10. It’s pleasing to see vintages on whisky, but for £100!?

    Scores a C-

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