Tomatin 1970

Overall rating
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Pyramidal bottle - Sestante import
Stated Age
15 years old
43.0 % Vol.
750 ml
Added on
30 Jan 2010 1:54 pm

Average value

€ 907.50

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9 × member ratings

3 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Tomatin 1970

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.00 points

  1. hs305 scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    [April, 2018]  I had this dram during the charity tasting at Limburg Whisky Fair.   

    The colour is old gold and the texture shows small tears with late slow legs.  The nose is completely old-stylish with nice OBFs beside the fine fruity-honey-spicy profile.  Really adorable for a 15-years old (compare this to today's 15-years old Tomatin and you will feel the difference with the very first sniff).  The dram arrives warming and nicely coating in the mouth with no distracting moments.  The taste is layered and very sweet (both on fruits and sugars) with some great flavours of white chocolate.  The finish is medium to long and adds a lot of fine spices that are delicious in this mix.  Water smoothes the dram further - actually I like the nose best when neat and the taste better after some water is added. 

    A truly old style dram that shows impressively why so many connoisseurs prefer this style over the modern designed whiskies.  
    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. wncvirus scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    Nose: Tea notes, lightly aged sherry, sweet cane sugar components?
    Taste: From the first sip, you will notice tea notes in the background, some sherry marmalade. The whole flavor is bound by varnish / icing notes. Deep notes.
    Rating: 92 100 Long finish with the taste of aged sherry. Come on Very rich whisky in taste. Super dram! In my opinion, I will not sin if I recommend someone to try this bottle. Pride!


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