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Dalmore Cigar Malt Reserve

Overall rating
84.12/100
votes
36
Whiskybase ID
WB132151
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
27.09.2018
Casktype
Bourbon, Oloroso Sherry, Cabernet Sauvignon
Strength
44.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L8270
Barcode
5013967008427
Added on
25 may 2019 2:15 pm by Max70
Colored

Average value

€ 120.30

4 × in wishlist

36 × member ratings

115 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Dalmore Cigar Malt Reserve

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.12 points

  1. cloudyweedram scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    A nice to sip, flawless, easy going whisky. May be a little weak and a bit too gentle.
    • Nose
      83 83
      The nose started with pear drop and orange, then there's dried raisins. There's also pencil shaves at the back. So it should contain quite some younger component. Red berries appeared after all these. There's also a little musk. Diluted cola became dominant at the end. Overall the nose is quite nice, but feels inevitably a little bit weak.
    • Taste
      82 82
      The mouthfeel is, surprisingly, quick thick. It also gave some oiliness. Sweet blood organ is the major tone. There's also a hint of fudge, not the salty sort though. With time, the diluted cola also appeared in the taste.
    • Finish
      83 83
      The aftertaste is round, gentle and smooth. The finish is quite long. No off-note was found. There's some espresso at the back, coupled with bitterness that reminiscent sauteed burnt green onion.

  2. JNuyts scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. fnk scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    the aroma is not bad, but the taste is somehow tart, biting. sherry in the aroma is clearly visible

  4. ezioaudit scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      77 77

  5. GJR scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    Tasted during a Dalmore Masterclass. Dalmore split profile present. Too many caskfinishes in one dram. Not saying hey here i am. Young and somewhat blend. Again heating the glass up helps. Somewhat boring.
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      80 80

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