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Overall rating
87.00/100
votes
9
Whiskybase ID
WB148230
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Compass Box (CB)
Bottled
2019
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
500 ml
Bottled for
Golden Promise Whisky Bar
Market
fr France
Added on
03 feb 2020 10:07 pm by Dukekingfisher
Non-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 84.70

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9 × member ratings

57 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Blended Malt Whisky The Promise Blend CB

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.00 points

  1. Lrandell scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    The 500ml sample is uncommon, but it looks especially lovely on this bottle. There is no heat shrink film or tin seal. The whole stopper is simply put on the bottle, there is no extra stuff, and the good thing is that there is not much left in the bottle. The space, the degree of oxidation is not serious, and the flavor is especially typical of CB style. Green apple + light peat actually I think there is a high probability of Laph... But I really don't know the ratio, I just guessed that it is not difficult to understand after drinking it. During the period of 2018-2019, this thing could only be a sample and could not be made into a finished product. At that time, the level of this thing could only be released as the Glasgow of King Street. The whole is pleasant and comfortable. But after the cup wakes up it decays very much
    86.5

  2. Andara scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    I really like this one, probably never bought more of any single bottle than this :-). It is a lovely every day drinker or a great starter for a more serious tasting. Well done Promise Bar and Compass Box.

  3. grinface scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    One I‘d be happy to drink everyday. Thank @andara for sharing! Classy notes from all the components. Really good composition. Probably one of the best balanced whiskies I ever had.

    Full review, alongside six other blends: https://keinehalbendrinks.de/2022/01/20/blends-in-nicely-2/

  4. Docmacwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Whiskyfun:
    "Comments: an excellent composition. Good folks who know their Clynelish, Talisker and Caol Ila will have even more fun ‘reading between the lines’."

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