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Kilchoman 100% Islay

Overall rating
83.65/100
votes
147
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The 2nd Edition
Bottled
2012
Stated Age
03 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Bourbon Casks
Strength
50.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Barcode
5060210700249
Added on
18 Jul 2012 8:31 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 136.97

23 × in wishlist

147 × member ratings

463 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Kilchoman 100% Islay

18 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.65 points

  1. Mushinico scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

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

  2. Edwin de Lange scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    A great Kilchman expression!

  3. Archer scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Peter Wills, one of the sons of the distillery founder, was in Cologne for a Kilchoman tasting - while ghosts and ghosts were celebrating Halloween outside, we were able to devote eight different bottlings to the distillery under the guidance of Wills.
    It started with a comparison of the 2nd and 9th releases of the 100% Islay.
    It's amazing how close the two are, which quality the 3-year-old bottling already has. Of course, the 9th release has more depth and a much richer and longer-lasting finish, but you can find much that features the older bottling in the six year younger edition.
    • Nose
      83 83
      Basically no metallic notes, hardly any pear, but a pleasant lemon note, peat smoke, vanilla.
    • Taste
      84 84
      Blind he would taste on the tongue after more than three years ...
    • Finish
      83 83
      Here you notice the youth - the finish is short and crisp.

  4. Oloroso-Butt did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. Andytka3 scored this whisky 75 points Connoisseur

    Nose:-
    Soft smoke with overwhelm of coconut fragrance. After the initial hit,
    get the pungent of soft pepper , and lightly mossy.

    Palate:- Ashy, grassy, green and hint of coal.

    Finish:- Medium finish, rusty mineral and quite chewy.But feel a bit flat some where, something is missing...lack some kick.
    — at The Whisky Bar, Kuala Lumpur.
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      82 82

  6. Sonett scored this whisky 74 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      peat, sea weed, ash, vanilla
    • Taste
      charcoal smoke, peat, sweet vanilla
    • Finish
      medium long, smokey and sweet

  7. kot1803 scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      84 84

  8. gerrit de guru scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Hay, ham, manure and  a young porridgy sweet character.
    I like the nose; the simple young farmy islay style.

  9. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      77 77

  10. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Peat smoke, citrus, lemon, pears
    • Taste
      Peat, sweet, fruity
    • Finish
      Medium long, pure, fresh

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