Overall rating
88.91/100
votes
24
Whiskybase ID
WB21134
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Creative Whisky Company (CWC)
Bottling serie
The Exclusive Malts
Vintage
15.11.2000
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Casknumber
3525
Strength
56.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 feb 2011 3:01 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 55.00

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Whisky reviews for Macduff 2000 CWC

6 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 88.91 points.

  1. Maltseller scored this whisky 91 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  2. retlaw did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

    Split cask , 200 bottles for Bonding Dram.

    https://www.whiskybase.com/whisky/20450/macduff-2000-cwc

  3. lincolnimp scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. lincolnimp scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Excellent the sherry does not dominate on this one an almost perfect balance.
    • Nose
      Fruity on blackberry and raspberry, maple and pecan pie.
    • Taste
      Very smooth and fruity almost like a dark fruit trifle with cream. There is a little orange, prunes and raisin.
    • Finish
      Long and juicy.

  5. dicembre29 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Macduff 10 yo 2000 (56,5%, Creative Whisky Co. for The Bonding Dram, sherry butt #3525, 200 btl.)

    Nose: juicy start with cooked fruits and tinned fruits on syrup. Then slowly growing spicier (mainly cinnamon) with some Mexican chocolate disks. Gingerbread cake. Some nutty aromas and raisins. Baked apples. A lovely sherry profile. Water makes it slightly more fragrant and brings out oranges. Mouth: good attack, sweet, now with the same spices really up front. A light peppery prickle. Rum & raisins, figs, prunes. Also fresher fruits (berries and apples). Nice, and best without water. Finish: long and spicy with some Mon Cherie notes.

    Available from The Bonding Dram for € 50. Great price / quality – recommended if you’re into fresh and juicy sherry. You can also buy a sample if you want to try it.

    Score: 89/100

    http://www.whiskynotes.be/2011/macduff/macduff-2000-for-the-bonding-dram/

     

     

  6. KayMeertens scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      A shy nose initially, unexpected for its colour and ABV. It take same time to come loose. Raisin, orange and chestnut. Eventually more mocha. A few drops of water help the nose unfold better and bring up some apple, but then still I find it somewhat reserved.
    • Taste
      Now the impact really comes. Raisin, orange, prune, roasted almond, dark
      cherry, mocha and date. With water more spice like pepper and liquorice. Nice.
    • Finish
      Pretty long with raisin, dark chocolate, date, orange, prune, apple, liquorice and smoke.

  7. MaltMartin scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Very pleasant sherry monster. Bang for your buck as well.
    • Nose
      Powerful sherry, raisins, dark fruits, cinnamon.
    • Taste
      Vegetal sherry, intense sweetness buth also remarkably fresh. Figs and prunes.
    • Finish
      Long, warm and rounded. Some spiciness at the end.

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