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Macallan 1946

Overall rating
94.05/100
votes
24
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Fine & Rare
Vintage
1946
Bottled
2002
Stated Age
56 years old
Casktype
Married Hogshead
Casknumber
46/3M
Number of bottles
350
Strength
44.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
21 Sep 2011 1:27 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 22159,09

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24 × member ratings

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97
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96
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95
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95
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95
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95
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95
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95
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94
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94
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94
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94
Expert Junior ArtOfMalt
94
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94
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94
Connoisseur macwhisky
94
Expert Junior Safra78
93
Expert Senior Drk Neknul
93
Expert Senior adamas1982
93
Expert Junior Kelly-maison
92
Expert Junior jyuichi
92
Connoisseur The Macallan
92
Expert Junior hiroshi
90

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Whisky Reviews for Macallan 1946

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 94.05 points

  1. Allandale did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Bottled at 56 years old.

    Very attractive deep yellow,town colour.

    Spicy aroma,especially cinnamon. Syrupy. Lapping on the tongue.

    Lemony. Dry, herbal. 

    Slightly medicinal.

    Phenol. Peat smoke.

  2. schero did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Angus MacRaild@whiskyfun.com

    http://www.whiskyfun.com/2017/Three-Disparate-Macallan.html

  3. Drk Neknul scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Tasted as part of the 'Rarities Charity Tasting and Dinner' at Villa Konthor on the occasion of Whisky Fair Limburg 2016.

  4. The Macallan scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    A wonderful dram and even better then the other 1946 Select Reserve. A pleasure and a privilege to taste such a lovely dram.
    • Nose
      Peatsmoke and heavy fruit (reduced: nice smokey, citrus, cacao and very refined)
    • Taste
      Dry, chewy, some peat, spicy and well balanced (reduced: very light fruity notes like citrus and some apple typical macallan).
    • Finish
      Light, warm and long with a nice echo of peat smoke.

  5. mmaclean did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Producer`s Tasting Notes

    "NOSE: Rich lemon citrus nose with strong peat smoke.
    Hints of ginger spices and apple fruitsPALATE: Good lemon with mature wood and peat smoke
    FINISH: Lingering peats and wood smoke"TWE

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