Overall rating
87.50/100
votes
9
Whiskybase ID
WB202618
Category
Single Malt
Bottler
Swell de Spirits (SdS)
Bottling serie
Wonders Of The World
Vintage
02.02.2017
Bottled
12.2021
Calculated age
04 years old
Casktype
First Fill Palo Cortado Octave
Number of bottles
102
Strength
59.7 % Vol.
Size
500 ml
Added on
20 jan 2022 9:13 pm by Psycho_Dram
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Average value

€ 85.00

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Whisky reviews for Secret Orkney Distillery 2017 Sds

2 users have left 2 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.50 points.

  1. SimonOHA scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    A little ovniesque for my part, was unique. Difficult to know on which foot to dance, both very pleasant and barely passable depending on the sips.
    • Nose
      Versatile nose really complicated to analyze (not negative). Mineral on a damp moss near the cliffs, wood in the middle of a light drizzle which masks a slightly heavier smoke. Sweetness of overripe tropical fruits diluted in dried and stone fruit juice. Cinnamon caramel.
    • Taste
      Exuberant mouth in the same vein, very aromatic. Green and ripe banana, oranges, cherry brandy, plum alcohol, wet wood, tiny smoke. It still stings a little, it does not make you forget its age...
    • Finish
      Final which keeps an impressive aromatic length. Warm on dried apricots and iodized caramel.

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  3. Stanzeflasche scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Light and vinous nose, greedy, red fruits, clafoutis, fruit salad, between papaya, mango, pineapple, kiwi and lychee. Soy sauce, discreet smoke a little charcoal. Noble wood, orange and quince marmalade, polish. Mineral, fruity palate, peaches and pears, then the spices rise, black pepper, nutmeg, ginger. More wood, hint of salt and mint, gingerbread. Fairly long and juicy finish, slight bitterness, heather, cola, bark. brown sugar.

    https://ilikesky2020.blogspot.com/2022/12/secret-orkney-distillery-2017-wonders.html
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      88 88

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