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St. Kilian 2016

Overall rating
80.84/100
votes
117
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Signature Edition - One
Vintage
2016
Bottled
2019
Calculated age
03 years old
Casktype
Various
Number of bottles
20000
Strength
45.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 500 ml
Barcode
0705632326350
Added on
13 Apr 2019 10:07 pm by whisky313
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 38,94

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117 × member ratings

462 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for St. Kilian 2016

21 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 80.84 points

  1. pianoman scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Cyclist with lemon. Green cut, damp soil, wet leaves. Apple cider. A trace of honey.
    • Taste
      Malt beer, brown bread, a hint of apricot. Some sugar. Short.

  2. Mr.Wong scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Despite its young age, this whisky is balanced and smooth.
    • Nose
      Fresh fruits, green apples and pears, and sweet rum
    • Taste
      Sugary sweet and malty.
    • Finish
      A gentle woody and malty finish.

  3. Christian Wagner scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. Bam scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    I would say a good start, and you realize that there are good barrels here, but you also notice that the whisky is just too young, but in a few years this could be really delicious stuff, potential is there, and like me now better than the standard of Schliersee.
    • Nose
      Has a distinct beer flavor, plus strong lemon, results in Radler. Beautiful honey sweetness, and yellow fruits like banana, peach, pear, honeydew melon and some pineapple. I also find a nice hint of vanilla, as well as notes of freshly cut grass. The alcohol view is well integrated, but stands out from time to time. The oak is barely noticeable in the nose.
    • Taste
      Easy onset, watery mouthfeel. Now the oak is suddenly here, that came unexpectedly, the yellow fruits and vanilla are interwoven in the oak, also roast and malt aromas are there. Will always peppery, which is also due to the alcohol.
    • Finish
      Short. Dominated by oak and pepper, the alcohol is noticeable with a cooling menthol note.

  5. CIB914 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      79 79

  6. BuiltForSin scored this whisky 79 points Member Junior

    Fruity, Fresh, Grassy. Interesting Fassreifungen, which give a pleasant Nosing, but in the taste but then quite relax, not to mention the finish.
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      75 75

  7. Griller76 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    Interesting, has a Williams pear flavor.

  8. childofbodom696 scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    Aroma: you smell the character of the NewMakes, very fruity and sweet, malty, green apples, pears, quite exotic like mangos, nice vanilla and some oak
    Taste: mild, lots of caramel, fresh fruit as previously smelled, some fresh citrus notes, vanilla, nice spicy oak, some nutmeg and a cappuccino note
    Finish: medium length, slightly nutty, spicy oak and vanilla

  9. pippo g scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    light, fruity and malty. the typical young Brennereicharakter comes through, however, the alcohol in the nose is very pronounced. Malt, fresh pears and yellow apples. Low-key barrel and quite one-dimensional.

    In the mouth fruity malt, slightly mineral and fresh spice.

    Short, refreshing finish

  10. redsnapper scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    It's perfectly alright. The price is typically German. But with this investment and this young age of the distillery that's perfectly ok.
    The "one" is great. But still has room for improvement.
    • Nose
      80 80
      Floral and fruity. Banana, pear, pineapple. Very pleasant. Hardly sherry, though. A little vanilla. Malty.
    • Taste
      81 81
      Mild, sweet. He also reminds me a bit of a fruit maker. Can I remember the "white dog", that was raspberry spirit at its best. Of course, he can not hide the youth, but I do not find this metallic taste as with others. Delicious. The alcohol is well integrated.
    • Finish
      80 80
      Mid-length finish without attracting much attention. Maybe a little chocolate.

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