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Overall rating
76.19/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2016
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L16 02149 CB2
Barcode
5021349701019
Added on
12 Dec 2018 9:38 am by Bachess

Average value

€ 32.79

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25 × member ratings

25 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Tomintoul 10-year-old

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 76.19 points

  1. StephanB scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      78 78

  2. Myke scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    uncomplicated entry-level whisky with a penchant for nuttiness, definitely enjoyable - 'EveryDayDram' -
    PLV: very fair.
    [the more he can breathe, the better he gets; reminds a little of the Macallans, who need a little air to breathe after opening so that they can develop properly) - now even an 'EveryDayDram' that is easy to drink. 72pt -> 75pt]
    • Nose
      75 75
      alcohol at first, but it evaporates quickly. Honey, malt, some spices, fruity (light); in between I still smell this phenolic solvent (nail polish remover). If the whisky stands a little, the phenolic flies away and more fruits come through. Very light pear.
      [--- Nachtasting: Significantly more nut flavors, especially walnut flavor and (a little less) hazelnut. I no longer have the phenolic in my nose.]
    • Taste
      75 75
      Spicy oak initially sharp, but quickly subsides. Oily, nutty (walnut). Malty, tw. very malty. Something floral with the second and third sip. Somehow I miss a sweetness, there is some fruit. You notice the "youthful" character.
    • Finish
      74 74
      Medium-long finish: malty (very malty) and slightly oily. Oak on the palate, which leads to a slightly bitter finish; the bitter lasts a long time (I don't like it that way).
      [--- Nachtasting: here the picture has also improved; the bitterness is no longer so pronounced.]

  3. Cubey666 scored this whisky 72 points Connoisseur

    Tasted this one on a Tomintoul Masterclass by Claire Tesh in October 2019.

    malty, nuts, straw, honey, lightly floral, vanilla. on taste sugar and spirit, light, bit creamy, short finish
    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      71 71
    • Finish
      70 70

  4. The Macallan scored this whisky 68 points Connoisseur

    Quite allright
    • Nose
      Gentle, grain, light fruit
    • Taste
      Soft, spices, butter like
    • Finish
      Short and slightly warming

  5. stefsel111 scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      79 79

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