Macduff 1973 FW

Overall rating
91.69/100
votes
28
Whiskybase ID
WB27169
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Finest Whisky (FW)
Bottling serie
Old Master Painter Nr.2
Vintage
1973
Bottled
2011
Stated Age
38 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Cask
Number of bottles
58
Strength
47.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Geburtstagsedition 3 Jahre Finest Whisky
Added on
13 nov 2011 11:42 pm
Cask Strength

Average value

€ 250.00

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Whisky reviews for Macduff 1973 FW

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 91.69 points.

  1. WhiskyCasual scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    Lovely dram with the right amount of fruits and spices.
    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. dRambo scored this whisky 93 points Connoisseur

    real party in the mouth - rarely such an elegant, delicious and at the same time intense ex BC barrel experienced- Old School at its best
    • Nose
      93 93
      Fresh crisp oak meets furniture polish - sweet and oily, fine old woody notes, horn shavings, dusty loft, apricot, peach, orange, coconut dessert, almond slivers, a hint of old peat
    • Taste
      94 94
      Delicate, very clean, clear sweet fruit flavors on the tongue, light wood grain, aromatic but unbittered - then it opens at once - becomes broad on the tongue, nuts, coconut, creme brulee, peanuts and honey, marzipan, amaretto, great wood flavors - Resin, wood sanding dust, wood oil, tropical wood shavings, nutmeg, cinnamon, clove
    • Finish
      93 93
      clear, noble, yummy - marzipan with amaretto, complex woody flavors - every sip brings even more complexity

  3. detachedblue scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Good cask and decent ageing, very nice!
    • Nose
      I thought it was in a sherry cask, very fruity, lots of dark fruits, very floral, some wild spring onions.
    • Taste
      Moscatel, fresh, not bitter at all, still very floral
    • Finish
      Fermented bean curds, very matured.

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