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Overall rating
88.22/100
votes
20
Whiskybase ID
WB182908
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
East Village Whisky Company (EVWC)
Vintage
2014
Bottled
2021
Stated Age
06 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Number of bottles
150
Strength
52.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
05 May 2021 11:34 am by Schmausel

Average value

€ 69.00

13 × in wishlist

20 × member ratings

43 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glentauchers 2014 EVWC

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.22 points

  1. marcusjang scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Simply sublime. One of the best modern sherry bombs I've ever had. Almost like a high quality cream sherry. The dirtiness may be off-putting for some, but for me it serves to add complexity.

    If I had to complain, I just wish the palate and the finish lasted longer. However with the shorter finish ending on a slight minty note is much better than longer finish with off-notes. For what it says on the label and what the bottle cost me, these complaints are simply grasping at straws.
    • Nose
      Intense sherry, coffee flavoured candy, medjool dates, cinnamon rolls, sweet liquorice sticks, mulled wine, orange zest
    • Taste
      Orange zest, mulled wine, liquorice, cola, whole milk-like texture, cinnamon, slight meat & hint of brine
    • Finish
      Cinnamon, some spices, Oloroso nuttiness, dark chocolate, moderately long, ends slightly minty

  2. GIORGOS scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. Hlektrion scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  4. valasios scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  5. bakerman scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Not easy, but very entertaining. A dram to fight and enjoy.
    • Nose
      90 90
      Dirty style. Notes of cognac, the smell of an old church, sweet and winey sherry. Some cardboard, water bag (rubber) and a hint of liquorice in the back. Wow!! Water adds some nice cherry notes and a faint minty note. Much easier with water, but I prefer the dram neat.
    • Taste
      88 88
      Sherry, dry, nutty, burnt cake. Still cognacish (not konyagi)
    • Finish
      88 88
      Bitter, clove and spicy. Cough syrup. Long for such a youngster.

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