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Kilchoman Machir Bay

Overall rating
86.41/100
votes
43
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
European Tour 2018
Bottled
2018
Casktype
Bourbon
Number of bottles
2310
Strength
59.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060210701802
Bottled for
2018 European Tour
Added on
01 Oct 2018 12:16 pm by chalky
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 82.97

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43 × member ratings

246 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Kilchoman Machir Bay

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.41 points

  1. brechtvds scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    color: pale gold
    • Nose
      grassy peat , wet rocks , ash , beeswax ,white fruits , vanilla and some citrus fruits
    • Taste
      heavy peat but also sweet , white fruits , gras , burned oak , some notes of granny smith appels and some pears , honey and vanilla
    • Finish
      short to medium finish ash , oak , vanilla and white fruit

  2. schengel10 scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    A good Kilchoman - especially for the European Tour 2018 published!
    [Color] honey;
    • Nose
      voluminous, full of aromas of smoke, ash, sweet honey, some citrus, creamy vanilla;
    • Taste
      extremely intense, sweet, smoky onset, bourbon flavors, vanilla, caramel, charcoal, cold ash, pepper;
    • Finish
      almost long, sweet, smoky; Aftertaste ash, pepper;

  3. Malinois scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Tasted Kilchoman Euro Tour 4 Oktober 2018 Heers

    Vatting of 5 casks, not the same as the 46% Machir Bay.

    Comment: high abv% but very full mouth coating feeling. But with some rougher edges of the younger whisky.
    • Nose
      Peanut, peat, salty
    • Taste
      Peatsmoke, vanilla, light spices, quite mouth coating for whisky at this age. Here and there some rougher edges from the younger spirit
    • Finish
      Mouth coating, peatsmoke, vanilla. After 10 minutes again some mouth coating peatsmoke which I do like!

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