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Overall rating
87.69/100
votes
34
Category
Single Malt
Bottler
Best Dram (BD)
Vintage
06.1992
Bottled
10.2018
Stated Age
26 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Amarone Finish
Casknumber
1708828
Number of bottles
270
Strength
50.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
31 Oct 2018 5:19 pm by SIEBERTS WHISKYWELT
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 119,23

10 × in wishlist

34 × member ratings

41 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Sweet Josie 1992 BD

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.69 points

  1. Dottore scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    According to relatively reliable sources, a Glenlivet. The sweetness of Josefine shows right in the nose. Haribo Tropical Fruits, caramel, overripe fruits. Behind it vanilla and a pleasant freshness. In the mouth you can feel the oak cargo, bitterness joins to the pronounced sweetness. Pepper tickles tongue and cheeks and warms. In the finish, the oak remains long, very long persist, some cocoa, some cinnamon. Nice!
    Conclusion: Great Malt, for those who like very sweet malts. The age shows in the taste nevertheless by quite bitter oak notes. Sure, it could be more complex, but hey, 120 Euros for a 26 year old malt are really ok. In addition, he is really delicious.

  2. Rhönräuber scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      warm fruit compote, red berry, vanilla, caramelized sugar, balanced.
    • Taste
      sticky sweetness, fruit salad with maple syrup, vanilla, peppery and unquestionably neat aroma from the bourbon barrel.
    • Finish
      vanilla, oak, a hint of red fruits, long.

  3. SchottenDicht scored this whisky 90 points Expert Junior

    Nose: You can smell the sweet wine, fruits. But rather closed. Some cooked mash.
    Mouth: Incredible sweetness. If this is what you like in whiskies, then you are in paradise here. Mixture of dark und bright sugared fruits, almost like gummybears. I loved it! Doesn't taste this old.
    Finish: Astoninglishly long, now the age statement with 26 y. comes into the fight. Portion of balanced wood and oak appears and the finish stays quite long!

    Great whisky, if you are into big time sweetness.

  4. dr.mad scored this whisky 76 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      76 76
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      73 73

  5. Sleinn nam Ffoh scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Balanced and tasty. Character of a mature Glenlivet.
    • Nose
      89 89
      At the beginning quite fruity, with apricot oranges, cherries and red berries, then relatively spicy, barrel-shaped, chalky, set, with vanilla and subtle honey
    • Taste
      88 88
      Old bourbon barrel, spicy, sweet vanilla, mineral barrel notes, subtle light to red fruit.
    • Finish
      92 92
      Long, excellent vanilla notes with a harmonious oak bitterness and nice sweetness.

  6. mema82 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

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