Old Pulteney 2006

Overall rating
87.20/100
votes
18
Whiskybase ID
WB209363
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Vintage
2006
Bottled
2022
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
736
Number of bottles
204
Strength
53.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Glenfahrn
Market
Switzerland Switzerland
Added on
01 may 2022 9:31 pm by Kleeblatt
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

CHF 159.50

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Whisky reviews for Old Pulteney 2006

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.20 points.

  1. Fight65 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    In direct comparison with Old Pulteney bottling of Glen Fahrn Cask #1818.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Very nice fruity nose!
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85
      In the finish, unfortunately, some bitter substances that disturb.

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  3. michik81 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  4. grinface scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Overall the better bottling of the two Glenfahrn I had. The finish kind of burns into the sensory system, which I thought was pretty cool. In terms of taste, however, it briefly had a tendency to spill a little over it due to the soap. Luckily it kept its balance.

    Full review in a flight of six bourbon cask matured Old Pulteney: https://keinehalbendrinks.de/2022/10/20/ex-bourbon-old-pulteney/

  5. notesofmalt scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Old Pulteney 2006 - 2022, 53% alc. Bottler: Glenfahrn. Expansion: Bourbon Cask No. 736 (Barrel)

    Nose: Slightly maritime and fruity, very gentle. I smell apple pie next to light vanilla, light currants and a hint of gooseberry jelly, along with freshly sliced white bread with salted butter. For a moment I have to think of honeydew melon and pineapple.

    Palate: Again buttery and sweet. Vanilla and caramel meet gooseberry and pineapple, plus a little apricot and latte, before the Old Pulteney then becomes pepperier. Towards the end, grated walnuts and delicate ginger aromas join in.

    Finish: Medium to long, closely resembling the palate. Pear drops and pineapple, then significantly more spice. Ginger, sea salt and pepper complete the tasting with a slightly spicy component.

    Conclusion: Old Pulteney in single cask and cask strength, two great prerequisites. Here we have a typical Pulteney in the nose, which complements the palate and finish with a slight sharpness. 86/100 points (2022)

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