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Overall rating
88.57/100
votes
39
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Whiskybroker.co.uk (WhB)
Vintage
04.09.1968
Bottled
19.01.2012
Stated Age
43 years old
Casktype
Hogshead
Casknumber
4225
Number of bottles
172
Strength
47.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
20 Jan 2012 10:55 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 452,45

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86
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Whisky Reviews for Tomintoul 1968 WhB

12 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.57 points

  1. Soderberg scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

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

  2. Dirk scored this whisky 87 points Super Administrator

    It is nice but just a little bit to old. The oak dominates to much but it is still very nice. I think the prices nowadays are more reflecting the fact this is from the 60's. Is it stunning: not really.
    • Nose
      Mixture between old leather books, marmelade, plums. Some strawberries, blueberries and apple compote. Toffee and sugar but I think it is all a bit restrained. That is to bad, it starts very nice but then holds back. Toffee, caramel/fudge is dominating the nose. Spices to finish it all.
    • Taste
      Dark sugars, toffee, almost overripe strawberries. Some compote again and then leather. Some marmelade of strawberries and blueberries. Thin on the palate.
    • Finish
      A bit old leather, thick mouth coating and then oak. Something I tend dislike lately as my palate seems to protest at bit. With water the fruits rise a little bit but it feels like this was bottled past its peak.

  3. fgg scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

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

  4. fgg scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    The sample was a bit cloudy, probably because it was already open. I doubt that the taste has affected.
    • Nose
      Rich, spicy nose. Vanilla, toffee, caster sugar, caramel.
    • Taste
      Also a spicy taste. Pepper. Fruity side with some pineapple, peach.
    • Finish
      Creamy on the tongue, something sticks. Medium to long.

  5. squaadgras scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

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

  6. gerardsmike scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  7. JacobaEd scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  8. Maurice_casqueteer scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  9. Hvdree scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

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

  10. stefsel111 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

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

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