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Overall rating
86.00/100
votes
31
Whiskybase ID
WB168910
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Elixir Distillers (ElD)
Bottling serie
The Single Malts of Scotland - Reserve Casks
Vintage
2009
Bottled
2020
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
48.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
Parcel No.4
Bottle code
L20-8260
Barcode
5060532809422
Added on
02 Nov 2020 8:17 pm by Nidan
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 59.34

19 × in wishlist

31 × member ratings

54 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Linkwood 2009 ElD

11 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.00 points

  1. Kensay scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    attic dust, green fruits, apples. A little empty, but after standing in a glass for 40 minutes it revives a little, though not for long

  2. coldsun scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Very tasty and sweet whisky, full of flowers, candies, sweet spices and also with elements of barley malt and cucumber. It is very delicious and bold enough but requires time to be opened.

  3. marcusjang scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    A good summer malt. The dilution to 48% did not do it any harm.
    • Nose
      Lemon & lime, floral, slightl minty, malty, some apples
    • Taste
      Slightly oily texture, lemon candy, slight oak, grapefruits, some peppers & malt
    • Finish
      Rye sourbread dough, grapefruits, some apple peel, average in length, grapeseeds

  4. serejja scored this whisky 86 points Member Senior

    Very light and has interesting champagne notes. Nothing special but worth the money
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      86 86

  5. Simon Stood scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    Light, drinkable, but not balanced. Probably worth the money. Balance 20-21
    • Nose
      85 85
      The aroma is classic for a bourbon barrel. Lollipops, duchess, some cream, light and fresh sweetness. 21.5
    • Taste
      83 83
      The taste is weak. One gets the impression of a strong reduction. Herb, distant sweetness. 20.5
    • Finish
      84 84
      Long enough, despite the nondescript taste. Peppermint, slightly spicy for such a strength. 21.5

  6. DenisLeonov scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    Balance (20)
    Aroma promised more (82)
    • Nose
      Classic, bourbon… lots of cream, pineapple, banana, lemon, milk chocolate with vanilla (22)
    • Taste
      The taste is sharp, fruit with herbal bitterness… very tasty numeike (20)
    • Finish
      Finish short, not interesting (20)

  7. Kovalyoff scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Blenders Glass.
    Simple but nice - especially considering the price.
    In the summer, in the heat - that's it.
    Balance 21
    Total 85
    • Nose
      Nose: fresh, lemongrass, pear, pineapple, light maltiness 22
    • Taste
      Taste: refreshing, with a slight sweetness turning into citrus acidity; Pinocchio lemonade, lollipops, white pepper 21
    • Finish
      Finish: short, fruity, slightly spicy 21

  8. StillsMashWormtubs scored this whisky 87 points Member Junior

    Delicate, light, fruity, vanilla, Pineapple. Perfect for the price.

  9. Petrenko scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    21/21/20/21

  10. Vladimir Ziryanov scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      83 83

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