Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS)
Bottling serie
Odin and Zeus
Stated Age
18 years old
Refill Ex-Bourbon Hogshead
Number of bottles
62.1 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
20 aug 2020 9:38 pm by Tauti
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

£ 90.00

2 × in wishlist

39 × member ratings

43 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Tobermory 2001 SMWS 42.48

6 users have left 6 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.57 points.

  1. Mascht scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    The perfect balance of smoke, fruit and funk!
    • Nose
      89 89
      sweet, fruity and smoky after smoked ham, wild strawberries, candied pineapple, curd cream and fresh sea air
    • Taste
      88 88
      strong and mouth-filling like fresh oysters, mountain pine sauna infusion oil and a mix of fruits such as mango, ripe oranges, fresh figs and coconuts
    • Finish
      90 90
      very long, a heavy sweetness remains and at the very end the typical cowshed note comes through

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  3. Dris scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      90 90

  4. hawk31 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Very complex tobermory! It feels like an intermediate product from the non-smoky Tobermory and Ledaig.

    Maritime, salty in a beautiful interplay of sweetness and fruit. The smoke will surprise you with its character!

  5. StephanB scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. bikenerd scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    tropic fruits: pineapple, mango, coconut; sweet, vanilla, lime, some smoke, getting a little dry

    62,x% ... really? very well integrated

    If you get it up to 150 Euro, just take and open it!

  7. FernetBranco scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Notes von der Website: www.smws.com/odin-and-zeus

    Ausgabepreis August 2020: 90,00 GBP

    "The initial aroma was just like wild strawberries soaked for months in peaty whisky. Add to this sweet fruitiness and smokiness, salted lemons on rye bread, smoked ham and a driftwood fire – tinctures for an odic force. This life force named after the Nordic god Odin was certainly set alight on the palate neat. A petrol explosion in the middle of a peat bog and a retsina, a Greek wine for the gods, fermented with fresh pine resin - described as ‘sappy and turpentine-like’ in the Epicurious Dictionary! With water, aromas of moss, humus and kelp were followed by marinated peat-smoked apples with mint."
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      86 86


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