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Overall rating
89.26/100
votes
44
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Adelphi (AD)
Bottling serie
Limited
Vintage
1993
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
25 years old
Casktype
Refill Sherry
Casknumber
4469
Number of bottles
390
Strength
56.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
01 Nov 2018 11:30 am by ted.striker
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 325,47

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44 × member ratings

53 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Mortlach 1993 AD

10 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.26 points

  1. MaltMartyr scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Opens up with water. Getting some red fruit, cherry, pepper, and keeman tea notes. Long finish, nice mouth feel, sherry apparent.

  2. DarrenHJA scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. Andytka3 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    N- Sticky apple compote with caramel and herb oilmen. Savoury bbq sauce with good layer of honey glaze. The sherry influence here are modern and breezy that make the nosing of this bottling rather modest. But strength are felt at the tail and developed well into milky smoked chocolate and waxy fruits. (89/22)

    P- Dry sweet sherry prevails as it should be, sweet spice of clove, aniseed in the mix. (89/22)

    F- Long. Quality liquid, ain't too punchy and keeping it light and gentle. (87/21)

    B/B- 89/22

    Weighted Rate- 87pt
    • Nose
      N- Sticky apple compote with caramel and herb oilmen. Savoury bbq sauce with good layer of honey glaze. The sherry influence here are modern and breezy that make the nosing of this bottling rather modest. But strength are felt at the tail and developed well into milky smoked chocolate and waxy fruits. (89/22)
    • Taste
      P- Probably one of this day that I am having a fatigue on write up a notes, or perhaps is the thick haze surrounding the atmosphere. Struggled for two days to taste this and not heading anyway productive. Dry sweet sherry prevails as it should be, sweet spice of clove, aniseed in the mix. (89/22)
    • Finish
      F- Long. Quality liquid, ain't too punchy and keeping it light and gentle. I might have missing out most goodies down to my conditions, might revisit in future as the sample bottle are dried by now. (87/21)

      B/B- 89/22

      Weighted Rate- 87pt

  4. Cheng Chee Kaan scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  5. Whisky.Hedonist.MY scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
      Rather fresh, dark chocolate and coffee, nice oak driven notes, slightly sour, and leathery. Punchy meaty notes, which is typical from Mortlach, some aromatic hydrocarbon. More leather shoes and leather handbags, slight hint of saltiness. Nice minty and nuttiness appear after a sip.
    • Taste
      90 90
      Salty arrival, which is a pleasant surprise. Bloody and meaty, as if you're tasting raw steak. Slightly sweet, slightly oaky. Liquorice, mixed nuts,
    • Finish
      91 91
      Nutty finish, rather long, with a freshness that hard to come by in modern whiskies.

  6. butt scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  7. stefsel111 scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      90 90

  8. OlivierSegers scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  9. EJS scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

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