Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
Cask Strength Collection
Stated Age
24 years old
Bourbon Hogsheads + Sherry Butt Finish
Number of bottles
52.1 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
04 feb 2020 11:24 pm by CortheFarmer
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 159.20

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47 × member ratings

57 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Tomintoul 1995 SV

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.09 points.

  1. WiltChamberlain scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      89 89

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  3. sealgair scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    Full and powerful on the nose with buttery toast and ginger jam, the age comes across well. Sweet and heavy, almost tropical, a deep fruitiness develops. Caramel and butter biscuits are also not neglected. A stroll through sunny fall foliage with a few mossy cushions and a pleasantly earthy-mineral note. The taste goes one better. Enormous fruity sweetness at the beginning, soft and round. Quince jam, canned peach, mango, persimmon. Then it gets a little hotter, the alcohol shows up with white pepper, ginger and a dash of Japanese oil. The aftertaste is oriental, spicy, incense, cinnamon, nutmeg and fine woods, although the sweet components are never completely covered. Only with a long time in the open bottle (3 months) does it reveal its full potential, freshly uncorked it is a good average.

  4. ailean scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      88 88

  5. Northern&Isles scored this whisky 98 points Expert Senior

    Very tasty and dangerous to drink.
    Significant Sherry Cask influence due to the almost 4 years of post-aging, which fortunately goes far beyond a mere finish.
    This makes it very fruity with dark fruits and berries, raisins and plums.
    To finish, more Mediterranean herbs and spices with mint, maybe a little cinnamon or cardamom.
    Also more oak seasoning influence.
    Elegant, full-bodied, even a little heavy, complex.

  6. DavidH. scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Underrated Tomintoul
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  7. Casketje scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  8. Hvdree scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88


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