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Overall rating
73.76/100
votes
23
Category
Blended Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Casktype
Oak Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
350 ml
Barcode
50110070003654
Added on
20 Jun 2010 2:14 pm
Colored

Average value

€ 16.79

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23 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Jameson Irish Whiskey

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 73.76 points

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    This tasting note is based in a Jameson Irish Whiskey for the Japanese market (Japanese back label and Japanse label in the neck). In a head-to-head tasting with a 40% expression of Jameson for the European market I detect a slightly different palate. In my view the 'Japanese' palate is more mellow and less sharp/yeasty than the 'European' batch. Therefore the Japanese version also has significantly more complexity and depth than the European version.
    • Nose
      Light. Fresh cedar wood and cut grass. Apple-mint. Some floral notes of orchards and rhododendrons. Orange marmelade. Later on even some unexpected fudginess.
    • Taste
      Quite oily with vanilla cream. Dried apricots. Gaia melon and Golden Delicious apples. Also raisin and sultanas. Sugared almonds at the background. It's very smooth and relatively complex for such an inexpensive whiskey.
    • Finish
      Medium long with quite a lot of sweetness. White pepper. Honey. Liquorice. Speamint at the end.

  2. Moses scored this whisky 70 points Connoisseur

    Standard nouns, that's it.
    • Nose
      72 72
      Straight. Fruity. Helene. OK.
    • Taste
      69 69
      Spritik, woody and a little bit sweet. Finished.
    • Finish
      68 68
      It's over. Good as well.

  3. Danny1968 scored this whisky 68 points Member Senior

    A nice mild blend with a soft aftertaste.

  4. markkuyper scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. JacobaEd scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      77 77

  6. drkrylov scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      80 80

  7. drkrylov scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    A superb Irish for everyday drinking. I love this, though not quite as much as the 1780.
    • Nose
      Very aromatic. Waxy orange skins. Linseed oil. Leather.
    • Taste
      Big, oily, creamy, sociable.
    • Finish
      Delicate. Peppery. More-ish.

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