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Knob Creek 09-year-old

Overall rating
83.25/100
votes
7
Whiskybase ID
WB183313
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Stated Age
09 years old
Strength
50.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L1028CLJ 41122 0912
Barcode
5060045589620
Added on
12 may 2021 10:11 pm by aWhiskyFreshman
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 40.00

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Whisky Reviews for Knob Creek 09-year-old

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.25 points

  1. Candy62 scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    This whiskey is young, wild and raw. Hard to believe it's 9 long years old.
    Nose: molasses, ripe sherries, vinegar, strawberries, white grapes
    Palate: grapes, dark sugars, sherry, raisins, winegum, spices
    Finish: light body, spices, short warming finish
    Good for cocktails!

  2. Malzbrenner scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Today a Knob Creek for tasting in the glass. The whiskey was bottled at a decent 50% vol. When it was nine years old.
    All in all a nice bourbon with slight weaknesses, but the price is absolutely within the framework for uncomplicated enjoyment.
    • Nose
      86 86
      When you first smell it, a very fruity bourbon note, sandalwood, vanilla, cotton candy, but also slightly sour notes; Apricots, peaches, white cherries. Some hay.
      The alcohol is easily noticeable but well integrated and does not have a disturbing effect. Overall, a pleasant first impression with this bourbon.
    • Taste
      84 84
      First a strong bourbon note, light oiliness and sweetness, followed by fresh mint and spice. Ginger, some cinnamon, cloves. Dark chocolate and dried apricots complete the taste.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Knob Creek says goodbye with a medium finish. Fruity and sweet but also with a perceptible sharpness and bitter note.

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