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Overall rating
81.95/100
votes
24
Whiskybase ID
174040
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Morrison Scotch Whisky Distillers (MSWD)
Bottling serie
Blended Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled
2021
Casktype
Sherry Casks
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
08 Jan 2021 9:21 pm by holborndrinker
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

£ 29.97

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Whisky Reviews for Old Perth The Original MSWD

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.95 points

  1. glenrob scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  2. martinbutterfly scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    ***
    ????: slightly cloudy, golden,
    ????: rough, strong, intense, rough, slightly coarse sweetness, a bit of candy, lively, strangely tannic, uninteresting associations with Polish oak: /
    ????: strong, sweet, a bit like a chocolate bar, though not alcoholic, surprisingly! There is no tragedy, although the sweet is slightly tart, which is not pleasant to the end,
    ????: unfortunately a bit tart, barrel-like and short,
    *
    It is even ok when it stands, but unfortunately it bothers a lot, little pleasure from drinking ...
    *
    ????: 3.5 / 10
    ????: 83/100

  3. Lukas_Kiene scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
      Pleasant and distinct sweetness, compact and spicy at the same time. In addition, sweet nut cream, some chocolate and a fresh, spicy note of wood. This is followed by fresh, light fruit notes, plus a little honey.
    • Taste
      83 83
      Orange, caramel, spicy wood, pleasant sweetness
    • Finish
      81 81
      Pleasant, a bit flat, very slightly bumpy in places, somewhat slack, damp wood.

  4. dominikbraun scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    Doesn't smell the way it looks or taste the way it smells - interesting experience. Overall tasty, but in the finish it cannot hide its youth.
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      81 81

  5. grum1987 scored this whisky 85 points Member Junior

    A great balance of distillate against cask.

    Sweet stewed fruits, blackberries and honey on the nose. A little dusty. Some spice hiding right at the back of it - a hint of cinnamon perhaps.

    Strawberry jam on the palate. Blackberries resurface. Some elegeance, sweet, floral notes. Hints of leather - but not in a sweaty feinty way - very pleasant.

    Much more robust on the finish - earthy distillate coming through. Blackberries and leather stay with me through the finish. Very moreish.

    A very obviously sherried blend - but the spirit isn't washed out by the wood. Clearly a delicate balancing act of first fill and refill sherry wood.

    A great dram for £32 in the UK - probably cheaper abroad.

  6. lonespirit scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      Fresh, young sherry notes, not overpowering. Honey, caramel then slightly tropical; mango; aquarel paint.
    • Taste
      Fresh & floral, sweet mango syrup, fig, flowers and honey; long fruity taste; carrot.
    • Finish
      Honey and citrus.

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