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Smokehead High Voltage IM

Overall rating
84.07/100
votes
17
Whiskybase ID
WB168613
Category
Single Malt
Bottler
Ian Macleod (IM)
Bottled
22.01.2020
Strength
58.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L220120
Barcode
5010852038712
Added on
29 Oct 2020 10:33 pm by IslayFanDo77

Average value

€ 63.86

3 × in wishlist

17 × member ratings

58 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Smokehead High Voltage IM

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.07 points

  1. Whisky-Fancier scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  2. Liebt_Whisky_seit_92 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. fnk scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    Some kind of strange aroma, like a chimney, but there is something indistinctly incomprehensible in the aroma. But in general, it's simple. Tiny in the aroma, young, so far, most of all pleases the design of the tube / bottle) Although the aftertaste is pleasant, palpable.

  4. thijs100 scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    Delivers on strength but a little less on complexity.
    • Nose
      Surprisingly approachable with notes of vanilla and marzipan accompanied by vegetal peat, green olives, brine and almond paste. Soft whispers of raw oak and lemon peel too.
    • Taste
      Certainly more aggressive because of its higher ABV, but not by much considering. A sweet arrival highlighted by vanilla, quickly followed by lemon pith, but also rubber, vegetal peat and shoe polish. Touches of black pepper too.
    • Finish
      Lingering smoke. Fairly long.

  5. Igor_Gudimov scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      At the top - prominent green grass, middle - sweet meaty, salty, smoky peat
    • Taste
      Cream, alcohol bite, black pepper, salt, meaty sweetness, and sunflower seeds
    • Finish
      Long, dry, ashy resin

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