Overall rating
83.86/100
votes
44
Whiskybase ID
WB203951
Category
Blend
Bottler
Teeling Whiskey Company (TWCo)
Bottling serie
Small Batch Series
Bottled
2022
Casktype
Finish in Recioto Wine Cask
Number of bottles
1200
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5391523277723
Added on
06 feb 2022 8:36 am by KoenigSchnapselbart
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 46.38

8 × in wishlist

44 × member ratings

126 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Teeling Sommelier Selection

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 83.86 points.

  1. KyleRamsay scored this whisky 82 points Expert Junior

    Tasted from a sample.

    Not bad, but i don't think ill be buying a bottle. You can taste the youth, and it lacks depth.
    • Nose
      82 82
      Spirity, fresh fruits, grapes, oak, some sweetness.
    • Taste
      80 80
      Very spicy, and a bit sharp, loads of oak, some sweetness and fruitiness comes out the longer you chew it.

      You can really feel the age here.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Oak, grapes, drying.

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  3. gaboruso scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. VEF206 scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. Bouncer scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      82 82

  6. 2ndSip scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    it first needs time to unfold - enough air is good for it.
    [86 - 82 = good whiskey -> get (second) bottle? Maybe...] It's not bad, but it's not overwhelming either;
    the tingling on the tongue suggests a certain youthfulness, which the finish tried to conceal - but only succeeds to a limited extent; still quite passable. The sample is enough for me.
    • Nose
      84 84
      initially appears "fresh" on the nose. Then dark (berry) fruits, dark blackberry, dark cherry, black currant, which is already slightly over; slightly fermented strawberry that looks sparkling (young/fresh).
      In addition, a tannin spiciness from a red wine (reminiscent of a Burgundy). Blossom honey and vanilla in the background convey some sweetness.
      With enough time also milk chocolate. The "rotten" strawberry aroma always comes to the fore for me and always brings a certain acidity with it.
    • Taste
      83 83
      the strawberry aroma is back, but now it's more like a normal, ripe strawberry and not as rotten as on the nose. Slight tingling on the tongue, lots of sweet spiciness. Dryness and tannins spread across the tongue.
      The sour component of the strawberry first comes into play, but disappears again quite quickly.
      2nd Sip: more fruit, red fruit, "fresh youth", which harmonize well with the red wine aromas. The whole milk chocolate turns into a tart, dark bittersweet chocolate.
      Here again the strawberry dominates for me.
    • Finish
      82 82
      oak, tannins, spice, dark chocolate; overall maximum medium length - the tart chocolate lasts the longest with the tannins from the oak barrel. Fruits are gone quickly.

  7. Izzino scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Aroma: pleasant burgundy aroma, chocolate, dark fruit, Turkish delight, prunes
    Taste: chocolate, black currants, dried fruits, plums, sweet spices
    Blend - 46% - Recioto Wine Cask (represents the Veneto region - Northwest Italy) is a sweet dessert wine similar to PX - made from sun-dried passito grapes. It is divided into two categories, Amerone and Recioto.

  8. KayMeertens scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      79 79
      Not much. A little apple, almond and glue.
    • Taste
      83 83
      Apple, vanilla sugar, blueberry and glue.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Sugared almond, vanilla, apple and bramble.

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