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Knappogue Castle 1993

Overall rating
83.00/100
votes
27
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Very Special Reserve
Vintage
1993
Bottled
2003
Casktype
Bourbon Oak Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
05 Apr 2010 2:12 am
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 60,00

2 × in wishlist

27 × member ratings

47 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knappogue Castle 1993

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.00 points

  1. KayMeertens scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Tasting note from a miniature. I like the nose but it doesn't have enough body to keep up with that.
    • Nose
      A fresh and fruity nose with apple candy, lime and vanilla. Some freshly cut grass and malt, as well as very gentle spices.
    • Taste
      Apple, pear, vanilla, oak and light spices. Some straight alcohol like in vodka despite its low ABV.
    • Finish
      Vanilla, pear, apple, caramel and a whiff of smoke.

  2. rolabob scored this whisky 79 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      79 79

  3. Rom did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

    Fresh nose with marc and pear. Mouth green fruits, vanilla, hint of bitterness. Final short and sweet. The nose is better than the mouth, medium.

  4. The-Man-best-Friend scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. Ivynor scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    fresh, nice but nothing more.
    • Nose
      The nose is very pleasant, very fresh, very expressive, although very simple: green fruits, fresh pear, vanilla.
    • Taste
      Sweet, sweet, green and yellow fruits. A hint of bitterness.
    • Finish
      Ultra short, fresh, always on vanilla and green fruits.

  6. The Macallan scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    It is said, that jim Murray has sellecten some vintages for Kanppogue Castle.... But I have to say that Knappogue Castle is one of the better Irish whiskey`s!!

  7. Feusi scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Fresh herbs with honey in the nose, very pleasant.

  8. st7 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    From the Old Bushmills Distillery.

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