Flaming Heart 7th Edition CB

Overall rating
87.68/100
votes
55
Whiskybase ID
WB205773
Category
Blended Malt
Distilleries
Bottler
Compass Box (CB)
Bottling serie
Limited Edition
Bottled
24.08.2022
Casktype
First & Refill Bourbon, French Oak
Number of bottles
9606
Strength
48.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
L 24 05 22
Barcode
5060632880901
Added on
07 mar 2022 10:10 pm by Osaka
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 152.20

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168 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Flaming Heart 7th Edition CB

11 users have left 11 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.68 points.

  1. LeChiffre scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Very drinkable and tasty, but also quite expensive for what is offered. As is unfortunately often the case with Compass Box.
    • Nose
      88 88
      creamy body; ashy campfire smoke; delicate fruity notes of ripe fruit; slightly buttery cookie dough
    • Taste
      88 88
      oily soft mouthfeel; Sweet; delicate fruit; peppery-spicy; tart, spicy wood; ashy smoke note
    • Finish
      86 86
      slightly dry; sparkling peppery-spicy; bitter-tart notes; smoke

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  3. JacobaEd scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. dram-drinker scored this whisky 87 points Photo Moderator

    Nice peat and smoke, quite drinkable
    • Nose
      89 89
      Some dried fruits, plum, berries, honey, hickory smoke spare ribs, ham and bacon, nuts, toasted bread, hint of leather, liquorice, cloves - really not bad
    • Taste
      87 87
      Meaty, smoked bacon, ham, spare ribs, plum, liquorice, subtle sweetness, little peat, smoke, berries
    • Finish
      86 86
      Medium long, warm, little peaty, smoky, meaty, bacon

  5. Tommyknocker scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Very good blend, lots of bacon and fruit. Rather young and drinking strength.

  6. Gil firth scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Apples. Sweet. Ashy peat. Love it. I actually think its reasonably priced

  7. Mannix65 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Surprisingly weird and unconventional - very interesting
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  8. Whiskywobbler scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      86 86

  9. amstelsat scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    Baked apple, wax, rose water, mango, tobacco leaves , vanilla cream, mascarpone

  10. Expraesi scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      86 86

  11. Stav974 scored this whisky 89 points Member Senior

    Very Nice nose, bright and expressive , very well balanced, complex palate and long finish. The alcohol is very well integrated. A bit expensive but fantastic dram. Very well done.
    • Nose
      90 90
      Candied fruit, pears and mango, citrus, note of nutmeg, sweet and wrapped in a light smoke. Hint of licorice, shy kelp.
      Love this nose.
    • Taste
      90 90
      Rich, oily, Smoke is more obvious, salty,some pears again, light citrus freshness, light ripe fruit, some tobacco note, light spice (nutmeg, ginger) ashy dryness
      Very good
    • Finish
      89 89
      Long, ashy and smoky. Salty medicinal . Still some light ripe fruits, light menthol freshness at the end.

  12. Hvdree scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

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