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Overall rating
86.57/100
votes
9
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Douglas Of Drumlanrig (DoD)
Vintage
09.1999
Bottled
11.2011
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Casknumber
LD 7823
Number of bottles
103
Strength
58.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
The International Whisky Society
Added on
13 Feb 2012 9:37 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 48,95

one in wishlist

Level Username
Member Junior ervl

9 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Member Senior ElBasstardo
89
Expert Junior krja
88
Expert Senior Dr.Nose
88
Expert Junior druppeltje
87
Member Senior NickDr
87
Expert Senior martijnbams28
86
Expert Junior pwagner
86
Expert Senior peathead
84
Member Senior andre8x8
75

15 × in collection

Level Username Collection
Member Senior andre8x8
1
  • sample
Member Junior brebe
1
  • closed
Expert Junior Dutchmill
1
  • sample
Member Junior egr47
1
  • closed
Member Junior ervl
1
  • open
Member Junior Farquhar`s Iain Malt
1
  • closed
Member Senior Ferry58
1
  • closed
Expert Senior GJR
1
  • closed
Member Junior Greyhawk
1
  • closed
Expert Senior ignatius
2
  • closed
  • closed
Member Junior Miepie
1
  • closed
Member Junior sorcerer
1
  • closed
Member Junior vanhex p.
1
  • open
Hidden user
1
  • sample

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1
Category Rating
Nose
0
Taste
0
Finish
0
Balance
0

Tastingtags

2 Notes

Dr.Nose
Expert Senior Dr.Nose Tasting note
17 Oct 2012 9:43 am
Dr.Nose gave this whisky 88 points
Color
Jonquiripe corn
Nose

At first...some fruit and alcohol. After a few minutes sharp alcohol and nice fruity tones (apricot, apples and a bit banana). After tasting, oak and vanilla. It will not surprise me if this is a refill sherry cask, because I smell raisins and spices too. After more time, the smell gets 'heavier' and clearer. If the glass is almost empty I smell more wood tones, slightly smoky and wet rocks (minerals).

Taste

Pretty sweet tones and spices.

Finish

Long and liquorice.

Comments

My review after a blind tasting.

Emiel
ElBasstardo
Member Senior ElBasstardo Review note
15 Feb 2012 9:11 pm
ElBasstardo gave this whisky 89 points
Weighted Rate
89.1
Nose
88
Initial taste
89
Body
90
Finish
90
Price
89
Presentation
88

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