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Overall rating
89.85/100
votes
29
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Adelphi (AD)
Bottling serie
Selection
Vintage
1996
Bottled
2017
Stated Age
20 years old
Casktype
Refill Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
11449
Number of bottles
257
Strength
50.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
15 Apr 2019 7:34 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 219.50

25 × in wishlist

29 × member ratings

41 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Clynelish 1996 AD

11 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.85 points

  1. etwa77 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      93 93
      nose made of minerals and honey.. sweetness enveloping the alcohol.. later come dry herbs over peach and apricot.. in time, it veers towards citrus, mostly grapefruit and orange rind, but still anchored in a solid, earthy tone.. slightly salty with a tinge of smoke and vanilla.. an old treasure chest full of surprises.
    • Taste
      90 90
      more fruity than sweet, with a lemony zing and not too much power.. mellow, but vibrant.. small notes of wax, smoke and salt.. the spirit envelops the mouth in a warm, vanillated embrace.
    • Finish
      88 88
      peppery-dry.. again citrus and a slight bitter note.. a sadness that it's all gone too soon!

  2. maurisso scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Undoubtedly delicious.

  3. Hvdree scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

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

  4. Sjaak92 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  5. bakerman scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

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

  6. Davidveen scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

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

  7. GIORGOS scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

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

  8. Rien scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  9. P.A.O.K.you_are scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

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

  10. BestOfWest scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

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

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