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Tomatin 2006

Overall rating
86.96/100
votes
73
Whiskybase ID
WB115474
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Distillery Exclusive - Single Cask
Vintage
25.05.2006
Bottled
2018/2019
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry
Casknumber
2842
Strength
58.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Market
sc Scotland
Added on
22 Jul 2018 7:59 am by soplade
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 197.68

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73 × member ratings

105 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Tomatin 2006

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.96 points

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Quite big and 'fattish' sherry wood influenced Tomatin. Not very well balanced, but always nice to taste whisky from this sympathetic distillery.
    • Nose
      Lots of gingerbread and cinnamon at first nosing. Followed with hints of cacao butter, roasted chestnuts and rum-raisins. Also dark roast coffee beans. Later on meaty notes and some gravy. Mint and charred oak at the background.
    • Taste
      Now more on stewed fruits of figs and dates. butterscotch and plenty of toffee. Dark chocolate. Plum and blackberry jams as well. Tobacco leaves and new leather. It's all very 'fattish' with some off notes,
    • Finish
      Medium long. Quite peppery. Ginger. Bitter cloves at the end.

  2. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    The nose is ok but the 2005 cask 5218 is a hard act to follow.
    Still pretty good but a little wood on the palate, with spicy orange notes and plenty of sherry that mix well together, if not being particularly exciting.
    The finish actually gets a little sweeter and is the best part.
    With water , the sweetens lessens and it actually gets a little hot and looses balance so better neat in my view.
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. whiskytornado scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. WhiskyBjorn83 scored this whisky 77 points Expert Senior

    23-12-2018: paired with food: chocolate mouse/cake with orange sauce, star anise and cloves.
    • Nose
      78 78
      solvent, sherry
    • Taste
      75 75
      solvent, sherry, need a lot of time to open
    • Finish
      77 77
      sherry, nice dry finish

  5. Rien scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      87 87

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