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Spice King Blended Malt Scotch Whisky Wy

Overall rating
81.25/100
votes
8
Whiskybase ID
170496
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Wemyss Malts (Wy)
Bottling serie
Small Batch
Bottled
2020
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
040232144950
Added on
22 Nov 2020 11:06 am by maltaholic
Non-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 35.65

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Whisky Reviews for Spice King Blended Malt Scotch Whisky Wy

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.25 points

  1. rolabob scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. korhorry scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    Nose: coastal style, herbs, apples, spices.

    Mouth: fine balance, again herbs, salty, much more balanced than "The Hive".

    Conclusion: I like it very much, it has the Old Pulteney style ...
    A very good blend for the price!

  3. Lukas_Kiene scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    First impression: pleasant malt with an edgy taste profile. Nevertheless, I would describe the "Spices" of the Spice King as slightly tart herbal notes with a mineral-earthy touch rather than the expected spices or the expected dominant spicy character.

    I think I have to try it 1-2 more times to get an overall picture.
    • Nose
      83 83
      Distinct herbal note, sometimes you think you can perceive smoke-like associations, light citrus touch, light dark honey sweetness, something mineral and slightly earthy is hidden in the background
    • Taste
      84 84
      Pleasantly spicy, slightly damp wood, here too a very subtle herbal note, light citrus notes, also slightly earthy and mineral
    • Finish
      83 83
      Very pleasant, slightly spicy on the throat, somewhat flat and short. Still very smooth and woody-mineral.

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