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Knockando 1966

Overall rating
84.60/100
votes
7
Whiskybase ID
WB14910
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Extra Old Reserve - Square Decanter
Vintage
1966
Bottled
1991
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
28 Mar 2010 5:09 pm

Average value

€ 542.17

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Whisky Reviews for Knockando 1966

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.60 points

  1. Immerenga scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    N: It´s like opening grandma´s old wooden cabinet. Heavy wood. Maybe some polish on it as well. And once you open, out come the lovely smells of all the sweets hidden in here

    M: Starts off really smooth but than comes around with some real edges there. It´s a sweet opening followed by something mineral like... Like cold ashes?! But not in a bad way. Well, maybe not too many edges after all, this is all I´m getting now

    F: The mineraly flavours linger on the tongue. There´s not realy much debth here. Not dry, not bitter, rather smooth but nothing exceptional. Medium long at best, if not rather short.

  2. larswehmeier scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Ripe, old malt. Especially in the nose.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Smells like grandma's living room. Old wall unit. Furniture polish. Oranges and nuts on the table. Scouring milk in the air.
      After the first sip, sweetened with sweetened condensed milk and cream toffee. Beeswax.
    • Taste
      85 85
      Mild and creamy to begin with. Sweet condensed milk. Toffee. Milk coffee. Light toasted aromas. Candied oranges. Walnuts.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Medium length. Soft and creamy. Very pleasant.

  3. d1scostu scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
      the heavy sweetness rises immediately in the nose, 70s wall unit, then citrus, grapefruit, followed by notes of sherry, scouring milk
      After the first sip it becomes even sweeter and you can smell it too
    • Taste
      81 81
      also here: nice and sweet, cream bonons, strawberry
    • Finish
      84 84
      Taste goes 1: 1 into the finish
      medium long, pleasantly creamy

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