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Overall rating
91.03/100
votes
105
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Whisky Agency (TWA)
Bottling serie
Still Lifes II
Vintage
1981
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
29 years old
Casktype
Oloroso Hogshead
Number of bottles
172
Strength
52.4 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
04 Dec 2010 2:58 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 730,00

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105 × member ratings

91 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Lochside 1981 TWA

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.03 points

  1. KayMeertens scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Peach, melon, marzipan, cherry and a floral touch.
    • Taste
      Dried apricot, coconut, leather, strawberry and spice.
    • Finish
      Peach, marshmallow, blackberry, raisin, coconut, melon and dark chocolate.

  2. P.A.O.K.you_are scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  3. Georges scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

  4. Georges scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Sherry, fruity (oranges), chocolate, almonds, marzipan
    • Taste
      Sherry, berries, spicy, caramel
    • Finish
      Medium long, spicy, nutty

  5. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Tasted with Aby and JJ.
    • Nose
      Sherry and very fruity - melon, mango, peach and grape fruits and nuts. Citrus - lemon, some chocolate, cassis and fudge.
    • Taste
      Forest fruits - black berries and wild peaches. Citrus, roses and gooseberries.
    • Finish
      Soft spices.

  6. PierreDH scored this whisky 92 points Expert Junior

    Monolithic, but I will not complain. On the same register as the TWA / DD even see one step above. But I should regouter the latter to be sure. When in doubt, he gets the same rating ...
    • Nose
      Mmmhhhh Fruit bomb! Beautiful peach notes. Peaches in syrup, haribo peaches, ripe brugnons and nectarines still a little hard and tart. A real festival! Milk chocolate and custard too but more discreetly. Apart from a few dried apricots and brown sugar, we do not really feel the influence of the oloroso. And it may not be worse.
    • Taste
      Round, fruity, sweet. From the liquid peach, wow!
    • Finish
      We are always on yellow fruits with stones, endless. It's like gorging Haribo peach sweets with this lovely acidity that helps to avoid getting into the heavy sidetracks of some oloroso sherry. Although we do not find many features in this superb malt.

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