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Tomatin 2009 CA

Overall rating
86.75/100
votes
4
Whiskybase ID
WB198750
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cadenhead (CA)
Bottling serie
Wood Range - Port Cask
Vintage
2009
Bottled
2021
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Ruby Port
Number of bottles
300
Strength
55.9 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
09 Dec 2021 3:02 pm by blago
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

£ 78.53

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Whisky Reviews for Tomatin 2009 CA

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.75 points

  1. Brad1011 scored this whisky 89 points Newbie

    Very good whisky for the price. Strong influence of Port cask in a short time. Not to complex, easy drinker.
    • Nose
      Dark fruits, prunes, old oak barrel,
    • Taste
      Egain dark fruits, sweet cooked fruits. Nice taste around the tongue and mouth.Not to sharp but with the right amount of power.
    • Finish
      Nice finish, a little bit bitter fruits and seeds.

  2. blago scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    Bottle opened for a few days.
    Colour is rose-rusty, saturated but transparent.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Fresh an uplifting. Fragrant. Instantly tells it's youth and even at nose you can feel the short-time active-cask finish profile. A little sweetness to it, it is mainly floral, reminiscent of small red berries. Not much of a nose really, but whatever you can get out of it smells pleasing.
    • Taste
      89 89
      Thin marzipan layer covering the mouth, then explosion of wineish flavours, more of a red wine cask profile, rather than port one. Rose pepper tingling inbetween bitter-sweet red berries. Feels light and young, but not agressive, more of a joyful, lighthearted companion. Autumn dram, maybe for a sunny day. No off-notes.
    • Finish
      88 88
      Medium lenght, feels like it's making room for another sip. Maybe leaves tongue receptoprs a tad numb. If you are CS sensitive, might want to try with a little water.

  3. blago scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    Official tasting notes on back label:
    (This has been matured in a Ruby port cask since March 2020)

    Nose: Jam and cream doughnut, rhubarb, red berries.
    Palate: Plums, dried cranberries, figs.
    Finish: Raspberry cola, flaked almonds, salted peanuts covered in chocolate.

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