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Arran 1998

Overall rating
88.62/100
votes
15
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Limited Edition
Vintage
11.06.1998
Bottled
05.09.2018
Stated Age
20 years old
Casktype
Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
610
Number of bottles
287
Strength
54.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
The Collection No. 7
Barcode
5060044483004
Bottled for
Der Whisky Botschafter
Added on
15 Dec 2018 9:00 pm by Hasky
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 119.00

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Whisky Reviews for Arran 1998

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.62 points

  1. DerDennis! scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Sweet, spicy, pleasant sharpness. Nice mouthfeel and very long finish. He does not need water.

    But with water it becomes sweeter, more fruity and tastier. He has a lot of potential.
    • Nose
      Fruit sweetness, sherry, spicy, ginger, nutmeg, menthol, malt, plum syrup, dark chocolate, tart honey, a floral note, grated lemon rind, raisins
    • Taste
      sweet honey, piquancy, peppermint, nutty, dried plums, light tingling, creamy, pleasant tannins, raisins, lemons, white pepper
    • Finish
      long, nutty, dried fruit with honey, pleasant barrel

  2. tangtang scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Very nice malt with a nice finish. Despite the high alcohol content, it doesn't need any water
    • Nose
      fruity sweet with sherry, hot ginger, spicy, somewhat nutty, malty with dark chocolate. Citrus fruits in the background, dried fruits
    • Taste
      very fruity, sweet, spicy, nutty, also here a little sharpness. Slightly minty, dried fruits, slightly tart, a little oily at the end
    • Finish
      long finish, fruity sweet with lots of dried fruits, nutty and malty, very nice oak notes

  3. LDB scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Superb! Fruity, spicy, oily, what more could you want?

  4. mema82 scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

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