Scotch Universe Hydra III - 119° P.2.1' 1775.1"

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Scotch Universe (SU)
Stated Age
09 years old
First Fill Amontillado Sherry Hogshead
60.1 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
16 Mar 2021 1:34 pm by Malzbrenner

Average value

€ 79.85

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29 × member ratings

49 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Scotch Universe Hydra III - 119° P.2.1' 1775.1"

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.27 points

  1. Don Cassi scored this whisky 84 points Expert Junior

    The nose starts out sweet and creamy, at first I only notice smoke very cautiously. With light herbs, reminds me of Highland Park. The alcohol is well integrated.

    Sweet and sour in the mouth and very full.

    The finish reminds me completely of HP: light campfire smoke, chocolate, a little apricot.
    Length: 5/10

    Great intense Highlander, which could also pass as island whisky.
    Probably a glenturret.

    Grade: 2+

  2. zapfdaniel scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      84 84

  3. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Apart from the somewhat musty nose, marginally off-note and already very peculiar, a really great whisky.
    • Nose
      Sweetish, musty, orange peel, fizzy sticks, of course peat too, but rather subtle and well integrated. Kind of spicy, umami.
    • Taste
      very nice, herbaceous, peaty, sweetly spicy, the peat is present, but integrated, the herbaceous spice, the thoroughly strong sweetness and a touch of bitterness from the wood.
    • Finish
      That also applies to the finish. That brings nice herbaceous wood notes and a certain bitterness, but here only a little sweetness.

  4. Carsten scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Enjoyment Booster Tasting - Scotch Universe - 2021/4
    Hydra III (Glenturret), 9y, FF Amontillado, 60.1%

    Color: yellow gold
    Nose: clearly alcohol, "dirty" sherry nose, nut aromas, yellow fruits, ash
    Body: medium / oily
    Mouth: noticeably alcohol, nuts, marzipan, overripe fruits, tea, roasted aromas
    Finish: medium / long, mild, dried fruit, slightly bitter, dry wood aromas and ash
    Conclusion: 85P, "dirty" Sherry Cask Dram in a positive sense, with clear nut flavors (from the Amontillado Cask) and a lot of peat

  5. RedBandit74 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
      Sherry, nut, restrained sweetness, smoke
      A really great nose.
    • Taste
      91 91
      Nut, pleasant sweetness, only subtle smoke, the alcohol is well integrated.
    • Finish
      90 90
      Nutty, slightly sweet, a little smoke, quite long


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