Bivrost Niflheim

Overall rating
79.96/100
votes
53
Whiskybase ID
WB155874
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Arctic Single Malt Whisky
Vintage
2016
Bottled
2020
Casktype
Triple Cask Matured
Number of bottles
1622
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
500 ml
Barcode
7090040060396
Added on
12 apr 2020 1:31 pm by kanpai79
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 1109.16

64 × in wishlist

53 × member ratings

208 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Bivrost Niflheim

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 79.96 points.

  1. Hultgren scored this whisky 70 points Member Senior

    Ey ok

  2. Dockside did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Bottles marked with number 1 to 20 out of a total of 1622, were offered exclusively at auction in 2020. The highest winning bid ended up at: £ 6 400. The bottles are presented in a wooden box and a certificate is attached.

  3. Belsn scored this whisky 77 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      71 71

  4. Gråmantel scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      77 77
      Fresh light scent. Grainy, wheat. Fresh oak. Peppercorn.
    • Taste
      75 75
      Soft, maybe too watered down. Does not happen so much in terms of taste but it is not bad.
    • Finish
      75 75
      Pretty short. Sweet citrus.

  5. SAND scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    NOSE: Initially fruity notes of sea buckthorn. After a few minutes in the glass, intense summer honey and heather honey also appear. Lots of honey. Underneath are more common ex-bourbon cask notes of dried yellow fruits, mild vanilla, dried coconut shavings and ... well, bourbon. Fruity, honeyed and pretty intense on the nose. I like it. (86-87p)
    TASTE: The arrival is bitter-sweet-fruity, on sea buckthorn and quince, with touches of mango. On the mid palate the wood spice shows up with white pepper and ginger, together with more sweet honey. (83-84p)
    EXIT: The exit is a bit uneven and short; black pepper / wood tannins, some honey and it's all a bit disjointed. (81-83p)
    OVERALL: A very nice debut from Aurora Distillery. Young but tasting and nosing older than its three years. TOTAL SCORE 84 points.

  6. Heutje scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

  7. kanpai79 scored this whisky 88 points Specialist

    Pretty,pretty nice young whisky. Nose is clear a young dram, finish medium, on the palate it feel much older, then it is. Like the sweetness and hope for a CS release in the future.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

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