Blanton's Single Barrel

Overall rating
80.64/100
votes
24
Whiskybase ID
WB21219
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Special Reserve
Bottled
31.01.2005
Casktype
#4 Charred American White Oak Barrel
Casknumber
250
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
09 mar 2011 12:01 pm
UncoloredChillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 28.90

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Whisky reviews for Blanton's Single Barrel

5 users have left 9 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 80.64 points.

  1. MarcinCh scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Deep amber color. Clear oiliness.
    • Nose
      83 83
      Full, rich and intense. Caramel mass. Burnt sugar. Vanilla. Cakes. Sweet cream.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Sweet. But not too sweet. Caramel. Vanilla. A pinch of spices. Slight bitterness of the barrel. Slight oily but not very thick.
    • Finish
      79 79
      Sweetness at the beginning. Caramel. The sweetness passes quickly. It gets quite dry. The bitterness of the barrel. Even some skins. Medium-long finish.

  2. ricallende scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      81 81

  3. MB28 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

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

  4. granella2003 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. mikkellund42 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Junior

    Balance: Good but a bit vague in taste and finish
    Tasted at www.romfestival.dk 2012-11-04
    • Nose
      Mild, vague, sweet, raisins, sweet citrus, hints of alcohol
    • Taste
      Sweet, citrus, port wine, no bitterness
    • Finish
      Dry, light spicy

  6. granella2003 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    http://www.drankgigant.nl/blanton-s-special-reserve.html
    • Nose
      Consistent aromas of grain, oak and spices with notes of citrus, banana and honey
    • Taste
      A soft and sweet taste of cereal and orange slowly blend in a spicy taste with notes of vanilla, cherry and oak
    • Finish
      Spicy aftertaste of nutmeg

  7. granella2003 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Not very well known in the world of whiskey but very tasty, the Blanton Special Reserve.
    http://www.drankgigant.nl/blanton-s-special-reserve.html

  8. granella2003 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Vanilla, oak, blackberry
    • Taste
      Spicy, oak and vanilla
    • Finish
      Light short to medium, burnt oak and spicy

  9. granella2003 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Nose vanilla and oak

    Palate again vanilla , honey and spicy

    Final so short than single barrel

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