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Arran 10-year-old

Overall rating
83.54/100
votes
116
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2019
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L 20 08 19
Barcode
5060044480638
Added on
03 Sep 2019 10:49 pm by maltaholic
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 35.08

12 × in wishlist

116 × member ratings

345 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Arran 10-year-old

20 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.54 points

  1. Dagobert scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  2. volker40sw scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    Tasted on 09-14-2020 at Corachie Farm.

  3. Gregers scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Very nice dram, does all the basic stuff really well. No bells and whistles, but it really delivers.

    Review: https://youtu.be/DbbqUCDrmAw
    • Nose
      85 85
      Lemon, vanilla, dried fruits, toffee, honey, dried herbs, light acetone, cream, overall nice "cake" nose.
    • Taste
      88 88
      Easy on the palate, good dose of cane sugar, simple sweetness, light oak, good amount of barley, toffee, dried fruits, dates, a bit of mint. Second chew gets a bit more spicy, peppery, and also brings vanilla cream as well as lemon oil. Really quite good. On the third chew it gets drier, with slight leather notes, light tobacco leaves, a bit of fresh grass, dried herbs, some liquorice, vague hint of smoke. Really well made as easy drinkers go.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Light, some spices, drier, but still some sweetness and toffee. Grassy notes, tobacco leaves, dried herbs, and cream.

  4. KonstUA scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Nose 21, taste 22, finish 21, balance 21

  5. LukasJakubDrabek did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Ralfy review 839: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ny518Q9kuEQ (90/100).

    "It is a very civil, accessible, perfect example of a modern, contemporary scotch single malt whisky which is getting it right."

  6. Willum scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      85 85

  7. WhiskyRates_by_Tommy scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
      Smell: delicate Rich fresh apples on the nose, light waxy feel of lemon grass candles, if go deep still hints of plums, little hinds of grass.
    • Taste
      86 86
      First feel the trace of honey then Spicy woody tannin feel on tongue then plum sour, the whole process is covered with strong spices, hot and crazy
    • Finish
      85 85
      Finish is rich spices, with coca longer than songleton12

  8. Svarttt scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    Acquired for 26 euros. 46% not colored, ncf. There is not much you can do wrong. Still not expecting much.
    Surprised positively.
    • Nose
      85 85
      Subtle sherry notes, the typical citrus-like Arranch character as well as typical vanilla and caramel notes from Bourbon barrels.
    • Taste
      83 83
      Smooth, sweet, very pleasant.
    • Finish
      81 81
      Spicy, woody, medium length.

  9. TsiAI scored this whisky 84 points Expert Junior

    Room temperature when drinking: 24 ℃

    Viewing Eyes: golden smell, Nose: fermented dough, sour taste is more obvious, white vinegar, fruit vinegar, strawberry Daifuku, baked oak, European bun, orange fruit, flour, heavy dust, wheat fragrance is more obvious Palate: yellow Canned peaches, litchi, mango, peach, figs, sour, bitter tongue bitter, slightly redundant, rich fruit and vegetable baskets, slight bitter bottom, relatively fast ending Finish: Medium, fruit basket, banana chips, oil Peach, jackfruit, wood stubble,
    Body of the wine: medium to light, with a moderate oily feel, slightly loose

    Nose: 84/100
    Palate: 84.5 / 100
    Finish: 84/100
    Body: 83.5 / 100
    Overall: 84/100

  10. Bluesman scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    Really great value for the money.

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