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Fettercairn 2010

Overall rating
88.10/100
votes
25
Whiskybase ID
178240
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Warehouse 2 Batch 1
Vintage
2010
Bottled
2021
Casktype
first-fill American &European oak casks
Number of bottles
3600
Strength
49.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
03 Mar 2021 10:30 am by BatchOne
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

£ 104.20

38 × in wishlist

25 × member ratings

177 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Fettercairn 2010

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.10 points

  1. thijs100 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    The spices take the lead on the palate, which I usually don't gravitate towards, but it somehow works.
    • Nose
      Mush banana, raw sugar and a tinge of yoghurt, but also breakfast cereals like oats and cornflakes. Rather a breakfast-y first impression, followed by whiff of ripe apple, apricots and pear skin.
    • Taste
      Oak spices and cumin after an initial sweetness, mostly raisins and a tinge of sugar-y strawberries. A whisper of tobacco and menthol too, as well as ginger, breakfast tea and a whisper of orange liqueur.
    • Finish
      Not unlike the taste, spicy and sweet notes linger for quite a while.

  2. Whiskyloon scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    This whisky was a great dram. Relatively sweet on the nose a bit of syrup, apple and a hint of spice.

    On the Palate you get more of the syrup and spice - excellently balanced and you wouldn’t guess it was 49% abv

    The Finish was medium, slightly fruity with honey.

  3. Ninofdram scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. Whiskylifestyle scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Quite nice. All the different casks work really well together, it’s very well balanced and it has the Fettercairn character all over it. A great addition to the range!
    • Nose
      Pears, acacia honey and oats. Vanilla too. Quickly followed by apricots and fresh oranges. A hint of Earl Grey tea. Caramel fudge and cinnamon.
    • Taste
      Acacia honey again. Sweet raisins and vanilla. Followed by a hint of oranges. Red apples. Early Grey tea and a touch of maple syrup too. Some lovely spices, such as black pepper, cinnamon and a touch of ginger.
    • Finish
      Rather long with the same spices as on the palate, honey and raisins.

  5. DuncanC3 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    Simply delicious. Very smooth and a lot of flavours in the atste and smells on the nose which work well together.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Melon, pear, honeycomb, vanilla and cereal
    • Taste
      90 90
      Goes from tangy to smooth once it's aired for a bit. I get creamy coffee, spice, buttery scones, ginger raisins, some pear
    • Finish
      86 86
      Cinnemon, pear, ginger, cereal. It's well balanced

  6. Derufus scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

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

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