Lindores Abbey Casks of Lindores

Overall rating
84.64/100
votes
17
Whiskybase ID
WB221395
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Sherry
Bottled
2022
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry Butts
Strength
49.4 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060638170761
Added on
16 nov 2022 4:39 pm by Ras Mazunga
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 64.06

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17 × member ratings

86 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Lindores Abbey Casks of Lindores

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 84.64 points.

  1. KEngelaar scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

    It is a new distillery and therefore quite pricey, that is 60€ for 3 years. On the other hand, it reaches a quality and intensity, for which others need 10 years. Probably 2nd fill butts or butts which contained sherry for only a short time. A very nice composition without any age character.
    • Nose
      84 84
      Sweet with orange peel, fresh/young sherry, grapes, plums, dried fruits, bisquit, milk chocolate and blackberry.
    • Taste
      86 86
      Dry, with sherry, apricots, plums, raisins, almonds, blackberries and milk chocolate with coffee. It has a nice intensity
    • Finish
      83 83
      Medium to long. At first sherry, grapes and milk chocolate with coffee bits, midway slightly alcoholic, then nutmeg and liquorice.

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  3. JacobaEd scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. Remu scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    A very mediocre Sherry cask whisky
    Try a glass, but never buy the whole bottle
    • Nose
      80 80
      It smells of sulfur, pickles! Close to saltpeter, slightly smoky, slightly salty, not very sweet dried fruit, chocolate, with some new wine flavor
    • Taste
      82 82
      Very light, lightly malted and sweet, quickly switching to light dried fruit, chocolate, slightly salty back end with some bitterness
    • Finish
      80 80
      Very short, slightly fruity, coffee, dry wood

  5. notesofmalt scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Lindores Abbey, 3 years, "The Casks of Lindores - Sherry", 49.4% alc. Original bottling (2022). Ageing: Oloroso sherry casks (butts).

    Nose: Plum cake and dried fruit, as well as soy sauce and oyster mushrooms, which makes the Lindores look a bit dirtier for a moment. The sweetness quickly regains the upper hand and comes along with apricots and figs. Remove some rum balls.

    Palate: Much less sweet than expected and, above all, much drier. Raisins, dried apricots, dried cranberries. In addition, almonds and pecans, some coffee chocolate and a delicate spice component.

    Finish: Quite long, gets a decent bitterness at the end. Espresso, dark chocolate, nutmeg.

    Conclusion: Another really mature looking Lindores. Young and tasty. 85/100 points (2022).

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