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Bushmills 1608

Overall rating
84.67/100
votes
11
Category
Blend
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
400th Anniversary
Bottled
2008
Casktype
Bourbon and Sherry Casks
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Bottle code
L815518001
Barcode
5010103922791
Added on
25 Sep 2010 6:07 pm
Colored

Average value

€ 186,12

3 × in wishlist

11 × member ratings

87 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bushmills 1608

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.67 points

  1. BSWproject27 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
      Mango, apricot and cinnamon spice
    • Taste
      82 82
      Smooth, vanilla orange citrus and red apples with a hint of leather. Oil nicely coats the palate.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Mild finish with lingering spice. A satisfying, great sipping Irish whiskey

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 86 points Moderator

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      85 85

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 86 points Moderator

    Really not bad (Merci Sepp for the sample :-)
    • Nose
      Fresh, malty, farmy, citrusy, lemony, little grassy, salty, sea breeze, nutty notes
    • Taste
      Very oily and liquorice, citrus fruits, oranges, woody, little vanilla
    • Finish
      Medium long, still woody

  4. ZwiJo scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. Alex did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    "Bushmills 1608 is an exceptional whiskey especially crafted to celebrate 400 years of the original license to distil granted to the Bushmills area. It is distilled using crystal malt for a uniquely rich and smooth taste." - Distillery

     

    https://www.forwhiskeylovers.com/store/whiskey/bushmills-1608-anniversary-edition-irish-whiskey-750ml

  6. mmaclean scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    This is a powerful whiskey at over 90 proof. Loads of vanilla and tons

    of honey and malt. This is a wonderful after dinner drink to continue

    the fire going at any dinner party or evening out with the girls who

    enjoy real whiskey.

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