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Dufftown 1979 HMcD

Overall rating 1 vote 86.00
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The House of MacDuff (HMcD)
Bottling serie
The Golden Cask
Vintage
1979
Bottled
2009
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry Butt
Casknumber
CM156
Number of bottles
359
Strength
51.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
04 Dec 2010 8:58 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 175.00

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Member rates

one in collection

My 4 x 25 ratings

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose 22
Taste 21
Finish 22
Balance 21

Tastingtags

1 Note

sssun
Expert Junior sssun Tasting note
15 May 2014 5:35 pm
sssun gave this whisky 86 points
Color
Mahogany
Nose

Bubble glue, sherry, a little heather and tangerine peel, sumiyaki coffee, cherry, hints of tobacco and smoked plum. 

Taste

Sherry, fruit acid, a little astringent and tannic, dark coffee, some wood and alcohol influences.

Finish

Medium, tangerine peel, heather, smoked plum, a little vanilla, woody. 

Comments

Aroma is better than palate. The finish is ok but not as long as what a 30yo should be. Body is not strong enough. The glass is with smoked plum aroma, acceptable. 

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