Scotch Universe Pluto I - 122° U.2.1' 1790.1"

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Scotch Universe (SU)
Stated Age
10 years old
First Fill Amontillado Sherry Hogshead
56.4 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
17 mar 2021 10:40 am by Salami
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 79.56

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47 × member ratings

78 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Scotch Universe Pluto I - 122° U.2.1' 1790.1"

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.02 points

  1. Don Cassi scored this whisky 73 points Expert Senior

    The nose starts out sweet and fruity with pears, unfortunately also a bit alcoholic. There is a slight note of dust over everything. With the addition of water, a little vanilla fights its way into the foreground and it becomes a little sweeter. Overall, however, much weaker than previous SU bottlings.

    The alcohol tingles intensely in the mouth, and sweet and spicy notes and light grapes and banana spread out.

    The finish is overlaid with a violent oak bitterness that kills the light fruit notes in the background.
    Length: 4/10

    Overall, one of the weaker SU bottlings: too young and yet too much oak flavor for the fragile, fruity distillery character. Probably a Balblair.

    Grade: 2-

  2. Carsten scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Enjoyment Booster Tasting - Scotch Universe - 2021/4
    Pluto I (Balblair), 10y, Amotillado Sherry Hogshead (250l), 56.4%

    Color: yellow gold
    Nose: vanilla, honey, malt, some ripe banana, little wood
    Body: medium
    Mouth: some alcohol, malt, pastries, slightly nutty and again some banana, dry wood
    Finish: medium, a bit scratchy, dry wood notes and a dash of banana bread
    Conclusion: 85P, particularly exciting are the light banana notes that can be found in the nose and mouth, plus the nutty notes from the Amontillado Sherry Cask.

  3. Dre73 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Surprisingly smooth whisky for its Abv. Very fruity, floral and balanced, pleasant.
    • Nose
      86 86
      Fruity and floral, berries, raisins, some alcohol but not disturbing at all. Some sweetness as well.
    • Taste
      87 87
      Quite smooth actually, sparkling, red fruits, berries, floral. Thick structure.
    • Finish
      86 86
      Still smooth, red fruits, berries. A bit drying. A bit sparkling, some tropical fruits. Medium long finish.

  4. OlivierSegers scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

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

  5. besar scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

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

  6. RedBandit74 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    A dangerously tasty treat.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Sweet, caramel, red fruits, bananas, ripe pears, the alcohol is very well integrated
    • Taste
      90 90
      Sweet, mild, red berries and bananas, later nutty, here too the alcohol is super integrated, creamy
    • Finish
      90 90
      Mild, sweet, fruity, getting a little drier, medium length


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