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Deanston 2001

Overall rating
88.60/100
votes
22
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Hand Filled at the Distillery
Vintage
2001
Bottled
2019
Casktype
2y Organic Fino Hogshead Finish
Casknumber
60
Strength
55.5 % Vol.
Size
200 ml
Added on
08 May 2019 12:48 am by WhiskyTimePL
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 41.00

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Whisky Reviews for Deanston 2001

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.60 points

  1. dRambo scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

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

  2. Rosebank88 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      The first one smells like eagle-owl, but it disappears quite quickly. Followed by plenty of Find Sherry, freshly cracked almond kernels, oak, mint, lovage and a slightly sour freshness reminiscent of yogurt. Over time, dried apricot and earthy hints follow.
      With water: rancio-like notes, lots of almonds, hazelnuts and walnut shells, brittle oak, jute and a trace of salt.
    • Taste
      Energetic, sherry-toned onset of fino-arid dryness, also grass almond, salt and young oak.
      With water: Rancio-like and surprisingly salty. Very almond-tanned accompanied by grass, lovage and herbaceous aromas. Later also some leather. Just with a little water it unfolds and we are pleasantly complex structured.
    • Finish
      Long, almonds and salted raisins.

  3. Rien scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

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

  4. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Without compromising a great whisky. I am glad that I have a bottle of it.
    Especially in the mouth he shows what he can do!
    • Nose
      The first impression is beautiful, heavy against an intense smell, nutty, a breeze of lovage, all in all quite dry, slightly herbal, dark chocolate, the very dark, with time I find something creamy, which goes more towards cocoa, After the first sip, the creamy chocolate becomes clearer, so milk is definitely involved as well
    • Taste
      full-bodied, short sulfur, nuts, then clearly sulfur, I like that and that goes well with the nuts, slightly roasted, red fruits are sour over it, again rather dry, nice intense, yummy
    • Finish
      behind creamy, with nuts, a little chocolate, again more bittersweet than whole milk, but the cocoa content is not quite as high as in the nose

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