Bimber New Make Peated Spirit

Overall rating
85.25/100
votes
4
Whiskybase ID
WB158086
Category
Spirit
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Small Batch
Bottled
2020
Strength
63.5 % Vol.
Size
50 ml
Bottled for
V-Tasting 2020
Added on
12 may 2020 7:07 pm by holborndrinker
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

£ 5.00

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Whisky reviews for Bimber New Make Peated Spirit

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 85.25 points.

  1. karloff scored this whisky 86 points Specialist

    This was a sample courtesy of Holborndrinker.
    Like the other sample of new make he sent me, it shows promise and quality.
    • Nose
      85 85
      When I read Holborndrinker's notes he said rhubarb and I thought, what?
      I don't know if it's stuck in my mind or he's right, maybe with custard.
      The peat is there but it's more like a dead fire.
      With water it goes more medicinal.
    • Taste
      86 86
      The peat is definitely more prominent on the taste.
      This will put hairs on your chest and your tongue.
      There seems to be a plastic note.
      With water the plastic note has gone and brings out the fruit which is well balanced with the peat.
    • Finish
      87 87
      The finish is long and I should still taste it in the morning.
      That balance goes right to the death.

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  3. holborndrinker scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    A really good taste, the peat is overwhelmed by the alcohol. The initial taste is strange but remarkably good value - as a base spirit it shows great promise - bag a kit as the tasting is informative too. Reminds me of Wray & Nephew Overproof Rum
    • Nose
      84 84
      Rhubarb yogurt with a hint of peat - unusual.
    • Taste
      86 86
      An explosion in the mouth - remarkably fruity.
    • Finish
      85 85
      A clean taste although the alcohol packs a massive punch.

  4. kanpai79 scored this whisky 84 points Specialist

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. whisky313 did not rate this whisky Specialist

    officially information by the distillery:

    BIMBER V-Tastings:
    Join Bimber online for an interactive virtual tasting experience. A fantastic opportunity to learn about how we make our award-winning London Single Malt and to taste our unique spirit.

    V-Tastings are held on a weekly basis, every Friday evening and are hosted in a private virtual tasting room - you will receive a link in advance of your tasting session.

    Sessions commence at 7.30 pm and last approximately1 hour.

    Each session is limited to a maximum of 30 attendees.

    Tastings are interactive so you’ll be able to ask our experts any questions and engage with fellow attendees.

    Our V-Tasting kits include:

    - Samples of barley, malted barley, yeast, peat, charred oak and a whisky production guide.

    - 6 x 3cl samples including New Make spirit, peated New Make spirit and a selection of current or new expressions.

    - A personal Bimber glass.

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