Overall rating
87.60/100
votes
12
Whiskybase ID
WB18758
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2009
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
05 oct 2010 8:23 pm

Average value

€ 8967.69

14 × in wishlist

12 × member ratings

34 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Midleton Very Rare

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.60 points.

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Okay, a final Midleton Very Rare for today. Strange to see that this widely available bottle - bottled more than a decade ago - doesn't have much rates let alone any proper tasting note. Maybe that's the problem with MVR...
    • Nose
      Restrained nose of cooked apples and rhubarb. Followed by hints of cake mix and honey-clover. Some floral oak shavings and a hint of wood polish. At the background oily notes and cereal mash which represent the pot still part in this whiskey.
    • Taste
      Cedar wood intermingled with treacle and toffee. Chamomile tea and aniseed. After a while, there's bitter-sweetness grapefruit and candied orange peel. Burnt caramel as well. Later on hints of dried apricot. Cinnamon. Hints of roasted almonds.
    • Finish
      Not that long to be honest. White pepper and a little nutmeg. Mint at the end. Not overly complex, but a nice sippin' dram.

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  3. Siwoo scored this whisky 70 points Expert Junior

    Too light and pale.

  4. Danbog did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    https://www.whiskeyauctioneer.com/lot/45384/midleton-very-rare-2009-edition

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