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Overall rating
84.50/100
votes
12
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
van Wees (vW)
Bottling serie
The Ultimate
Vintage
03.04.1992
Bottled
06.12.2011
Stated Age
19 years old
Casknumber
46241
Number of bottles
316
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
15 Feb 2012 11:12 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 112,00

2 × in wishlist

12 × member ratings

29 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Caperdonich 1992 vW

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.50 points

  1. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    A rather immature malt, but with typical Caper notes, absolute fans can access if you get it for the original price, otherwise you would prefer almost all the other capers.
    • Nose
      Light honey, white fruits, grapefruit, pineapple, light malt, sweet honey in between, toffee and light grapes, a bit flat
    • Taste
      Lemon, green apple, wasabi, white pepper, in between some light herbal honey, vanilla, pear, cinnamon, light toffee, grapes, tangerines
    • Finish
      Light malt, green apple, lemon zest, white tea and white pepper, only medium in length

  2. Dirk scored this whisky 85 points Super Administrator

    Quite supprised by this dram, I think van Wees normally isn't known for their high quality releases. This is definitely a good dram. And a caperdonich for this price... Well it's not the high quality of the 72's that is for sure.
    • Nose
      White fruits, green apple, little citrus which after some time become more expressive. Sweet honey and a little bitterness in the back.
    • Taste
      Malty and fruits, green apple, indeed like Erik mentions mandarins. Little honey and pepper
    • Finish
      Pepper, fruity, mid long finish. Sweet mouth coating, a tad hot / chilli pepper?

  3. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    tasted with Aby ad JJ

    sample available on www.whiskysample.nl
    • Nose
      citrus, caramel and honey like Dailuaine
    • Taste
      honey and fresh fruits - mandarins and green apple
    • Finish
      medium drying with tea, creamy, spices and later like after shave (offnote)

  4. yapi scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    Fruity, malty nose, a bit of vanilla. The same in the mouth, with a citrus twang. Overall good starters whisky. Not too hard on any note. Small pepper in the finish. Nice price for a 19yo Caper. 

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