Isle of Jura 19-year-old

Overall rating
86.00/100
votes
16
Whiskybase ID
WB160877
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Paps
Bottled
10.06.2019
Stated Age
19 years old
Casktype
PX Sherry Finish
Strength
45.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
P/008266
Barcode
5013967013186
Added on
22 jun 2020 4:21 pm by Malzbrenner
Colored

Average value

€ 78.93

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Whisky reviews for Isle of Jura 19-year-old

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 86.00 points.

  1. Malzbrenner scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    A 19 year old "The Paps" from Isle of Jura in a glass. With a PX finish and decent 45.6% by volume it shows a nice consistency and a great color - unfortunately colored.
    Fortunately, its inner values prove to be more reliable and the inclined connoisseur can look forward to a rich sherry whisky with a pleasant freshness.
    • Nose
      87 87
      The first time you smell it, a heavy sweetness and pleasant sherry scent. This is followed by slightly sour fruit notes: red currants, rhubarb and raspberries. A spicy component of dark wood and young spruce tips is added. Roasted peanuts and toffee make for a round and balanced impression.
    • Taste
      88 88
      Full and oily with a whole bouquet of fruit flavors: cherries, strawberries, figs, plus rich sherry flavors as well as mint and white pepper.
      A very lush bouquet of aromas unfolds on the palate and always reveals new nuances. Certainly a whisky that you don't only have once in a glass.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Fresh mint cools the palate, followed by a slight dryness. The saliva flow then begins and the fruity sweetness rises again and ends in a long finish.

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  3. KB201 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    'The Paps' means the three mountains of the island of Jura. 'The Holy Mountain, the Mountain of Sound and the Mountain of Gold'. These tower for miles over the Jura landscape.
    This single malt also belongs to the 'Sherry Collection' series. It was matured in American white oak bourbon casks and finished in sherry casks.
    Strong aroma of ginger cake and vanilla.

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