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Kilchoman 2006

Overall rating
89.15/100
votes
29
Whiskybase ID
WB159772
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
An T-earrach 2020
Vintage
31.05.2006
Bottled
01.05.2020
Calculated age
13 years old
Casktype
ex-Bourbon Single Cask
Casknumber
88/2006
Number of bottles
215
Strength
55.4 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060210703264
Added on
06 Jun 2020 1:19 pm by whisky313
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 199.90

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29 × member ratings

61 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Kilchoman 2006

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.15 points

  1. Archer scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Since Kilchoman shows quite a lot of qualities when he is young, you might think that as an almost 14-year-old you have a senior in your glass with him. Far from it: in the nose it is only deceptive, on the tongue and in the finish it behaves like a little bitch - which is very welcome.
    • Nose
      90 90
      Far away is a faintly glimmering peat fire ... Damp wood, a bit of musty and musty cellar. The aromas unfold discreetly, he is not someone who jumps in the face with his bare ash. Dried herbs, a drawer full of spices. Completely removes honey and a little vanilla. Over time he loses some of his reticence - and the peat fire also seems to have received new food.
    • Taste
      90 90
      Although over 55% not a child of sadness, it lies down comparatively soft and creamy on the tongue. Roasted lemon peel, a peat fire that has almost cooled down, a warm tin roof. Espresso beans, nutmeg, pepper. At almost 14 and with this nose I would have judged him to be more cautious on the tongue, but he creates a good mood, leaves a neat smoking trail of smoke, is not stingy with conciseness.
    • Finish
      89 89
      On the tongue, it didn't really matter anymore, the dry finish now shows the slightly musty note from the nose again. Espresso beans and dark chocolate, coffee grounds, nutmeg, savory. Not to forget the peat smoke note, because it turns up again at the end.

  2. captain_k did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Issue price in various shops between approx. 137 and 145 € in June 2020.

  3. etwa77 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
      clean, very clean smoke on Salty lemons and stones.. more salt, salt without end.. the sea on a Scottish shore..
    • Taste
      91 91
      sweet, honey-sweet and spicy.. spicy honey, a vibrant, lively combination.. it picks up heat from here on and becomes quite violent, ashy and dry.. very powerful attack on the tongue.. menthol, camphor and other such beasts.. but creamy and velvety at the same time, how can this be?
    • Finish
      88 88
      dry, obviously.. ashy, of course, like burnt-up earth after the fire.. salty chocolate.

  4. Daniel Hohleweg scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      88 88

  5. Bottlin Bond did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Issue price in various shops between approx. 137 and 145 € 10 minutes in June 2020.

  6. checkpointrk scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
      91-
    • Finish
      91 91
      91+

  7. whisky313 did not rate this whisky Specialist

    Product Description "Kilchoman Vintage 2006 Bourbon Single Cask 55.4% vol. 0.7l # 8/9"

    A total of nine individual cask bottlings form the "An T-earrach 2020" (spring 2020) series by Kilchoman.
    This bottling matured in a refilled ex-Bourbon barrel for over 13 years.

    Distilled: May 31, 2006
    Bottled: May 1st, 2020
    Phenol content: 50ppm
    Barrel number: 88/2006
    Edition: 215 bottles with individual numbering

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