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Tamdhu 2006

Overall rating
90.11/100
votes
22
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask
Vintage
13.04.2006
Bottled
11.2019
Calculated age
13 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Oloroso Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
2014
Number of bottles
341
Strength
58.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Deinwhisky.de
Added on
12 Dec 2019 10:51 pm by Whisky_Addicted
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 179,90

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Whisky Reviews for Tamdhu 2006

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.11 points

  1. ebbe-sand@web.de scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    Typical Tamdhu! Lots of dark red fruits and some oak on the palate. Gorgeous long finish - dry and warming. Well done Tamdhu and Deinwhisky.de

  2. didi1893 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Tamdhu is not really my focus either, although I find this bottling very tasty and interesting. Neat sherry with lots of spices and fresh wood, nuts and chocolate, it could be worse ;-) Whether it is because of the distillery character or the barrel, some note disturbs me minimally at this bottling, which is whining again at a high level ...

    23/22/22/22 (89P)
    • Nose
      Intense amber rests in the glass, a thick streak sticks to the glass wall of my premium snifter, which releases a multitude of small "legs". Caramelized sugar and dark fruits appear at the beginning of the nose, dried berries exude their wonderful aroma. A mixture of juicy oranges and zest from dried orange peel dominates the nose at the moment, spicy wood tones are added, raisins and dates pull through the nose and whet the appetite for more.
    • Taste
      The tamdhu wets the tongue sweetly and bitterly at the same time, sugar and sweet berries combine to form a creamy melange, dark chocolate and a voluminous spice mixture melt together. Hazelnuts and sour cherries dissolve from dark chocolate and cold espresso, the sharpness of wood burns on the tongue, spices and herbs dominate again. The mouthfeel becomes noticeably creamier and oily, the dark and dried fruit aromas increase. Toffee melts in the mouth, a few crumbs of milk chocolate melt on the tongue.
    • Finish
      The aftertaste is creamy, mild, oily and characterized by dark sherry flavors. Wooden elements appear, the pleasant sharpness fades away and leaves a nutty film on the tongue.

  3. jderks scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    Whisky notes gave it a 90

    "Tamdhu 2006 (58,9%, OB for DeinWhisky.de 2019, first-fill Oloroso cask #2014, 341 btl.)
    Nose: very intense, deep sherry. Prunes and dried figs. Leathery, almost earthy notes, with Mexican (spiced) chocolate and plenty of tobacco notes. Hints of cherry liqueur. Cinnamon and herbs. Walnuts and orange peel. Just a whiff of shoe polish. Pretty great if you’re into clean and heavy sherry bombs. Mouth: again quite a powerhouse, in a good way. Very rich, on spicy oak, chocolate and dark fruits. Figs, raisins, cherries. Some herbal tea and touches of eucalyptus. Hoisin sauce. Marmalade oranges. Big stuff which takes water well. Finish: long, herbal, with dark chocolate and a leafy / salty touch.

    Majestic sherry, leaning towards the drier side but with enough fruits as well. This reminds us of the heavily sherried Glengoynes, even Macallans from yesteryear. Also, this is what we’re missing from GlenDronach nowadays. Expensive but a lovely selection from DeinWhisky.de, recommended.

    Score: 90/100"

  4. Kalleholzbein scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    I like it very much - unfortunately very expensive for 13 years
    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      91 91

  5. Socke67 scored this whisky 96 points Member Senior

    Sherry Sherry Sherry!!!

  6. Socke67 scored this whisky 96 points Member Senior

    Sherry Sherry Sherry!!!

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