High Coast Berg - Pedro Ximénez

Overall rating
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Origins Series
Stated Age
07 years old
Calculated age
06 years old
Bourbon Cask & Pedro Ximénez Cask
Number of bottles
50.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
12 Jun 2019 12:33 pm by RoyC
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 58.82

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41 × member ratings

162 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for High Coast Berg - Pedro Ximénez

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.49 points

  1. holborndrinker scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    This is not particularly my cup of tea - dark fruit, but a slightly sour taste. Interesting though.
    • Nose
      Sour cherries
    • Taste
      Fruity, with a sour end note, almost like yogurt.
    • Finish
      Lingers for longer than I wanted.

  2. keizerjos scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    This remarkably good Swedish whisky is probably not from the barrel, only golden yellow against the brown with a ruby red edge. Something from an E number will have been used, perhaps two.
    That should not spoil the fun. Powerful, sweet chocolate aromas and a sassy sour edge make this a party in the mouth. Don't come for subtle, faint accents of sandalwood, ambrosia and candied lark sweetbreads (and yes, I'm very proud of them) - that kind of nonsense, those Swedes don't do to that. Fat, fat sherry casks with thick, fat sherry maturing, that should be enough. Lakes, trees, Ikea and Berg. I'm a fan.

  3. LaddieNerd scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Dark berries combined with light alcohol notes, plus prunes, cherries and licorice. The sherry is very present. Unfortunately, the finish is a bit flat.
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. Seanzhang scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      86 86

  5. robain scored this whisky 87 points Specialist

    I tasted this one on Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2019. a couple of weeks before its release on the market.
    • Nose
      86 86
      plum, raisins, dried fruits, vanilla
    • Taste
      87 87
      dry, sherried, oak
    • Finish
      88 88
      Alot of dried fruits, raisins and oak. Wonderful wrap up.


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