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Overall rating
87.61/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Bottler
Meadowside Blending (MBl)
Bottling serie
The Maltman
Vintage
12.2005
Bottled
07.2018
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
110
Number of bottles
391
Strength
54.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
10 Nov 2018 12:38 pm by Fat Bastard!
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 87,95

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25 × member ratings

79 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Secret Orkney Distillery 2005 MBl

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.61 points

  1. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Wow, the secret is definitely the Fassreifung for me here. I would never have tapped blindly on a sherry keg. But now it comes. That's why I like it very much. Actually, I'm not a big fan of the Orkney Islands in terms of whisky, but here I am completely convinced.
    • Nose
      89 89
      Wow, where is the banana coming from? Starts totally bananig, but then it flies over time, but always comes back from new after a short olfactory break, comes over very creamy, vanilla, also sweet, in my nose the classic ex-bourbon barrel, also slightly sour direction Kiwi, floral, a hint of muff, some oak,
    • Taste
      90 90
      full-bodied, sweet, yellow fruit, very sweet, also banana, creamy, a lot of vanilla, passion fruit, where has a sherry barrel been in the game ?, some oak, tobacco, roasted aromas, very yummy, alcohol content not noticeable, except as a flavor carrier
    • Finish
      89 89
      Apple, still very present, vanilla, creamy, sweet, and still this tropical in the taste, pleasant and long finish.

  2. King_of_Grill scored this whisky 87 points Member Senior

    Blindtasting Advent Calendar - Wow really strong Fruity Caskstrength. The alcohol top, integrated ,. Had estimated at 15-18 years and 45-48%. Tip!
    • Nose
      85 85
      Odor Bomb! Dominant sherry, dark fruits, tingling, a very slight medical note in the background
    • Taste
      90 90
      Strong, sweet, oily, sherry
    • Finish
      85 85
      Long, balanced explosive, astonishingly long, light bitterness from the barrel

  3. Ptrck.24.7 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      88 88

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