Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Blended Malt
The Whisky Works (TWWo)
Bottling serie
Highland Blended Malt
Stated Age
10 years old
Scottish Highland Oak Cask Finish
Number of bottles
46.5 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
03 Apr 2019 4:52 pm by holborndrinker

Average value

€ 84.77

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Whisky Reviews for King of Trees 10-year-old TWWo

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 80.33 points

  1. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur


    Launched a few days ago, Whisky Works [WW] is the brainchild of Greg Glass [SW]. WW is a boutique blending & bottling house, run as an independent arm of Whyte & Mackay. Making use of W&M’s vast stocks, WW will release two small-batch whiskies every 6 months - one modern and one classic presentation - 'pioneering new practices and investigating new taste experiences, whilst respecting the traditions and history of Scotch’ [Whiskylive booklet].

    Utilising Whyte & Mackay’s vast Linkwood stocks, for their inaugural 'pioneering’ release, Whisky Works took a < 9yo and aged it for 7 months in a unique one-of-a-kind cask made from two 200yo Scottish oaks.

    C: Pretty clean and youthful, lemonade-y, beer & wine-like distillate on the nose, so no surprises there from youthful Linkwood distillate. It’s towards the finish that some more interesting & quirky differences [compared to, say a straight bourbon cask], emerge. What I would have liked to try alongside, was the whisky pre-Scottish-oak matured.

  2. man2392 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    Trying this sample from Dave Cox, Whisky Works are Whyte and Mackay's new independent bottling arm and I don't think I've tried any of their releases before.

    Nose: sawdust, chipboard, white pepper, macadamia nuts, pear drops, spearmint and oak.

    Palate: candy cigarettes and almond dragees- quite sweet.

    Finish: white chocolate, lemon posset and mashed banana.

    It's a nice enough whisky, quite inoffensive, reminds me of Fettercairn and Tullibardine. However, I keep on thinking 'light whisky' and perhaps it's been designed for use in highballs.


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