Convalmore 26-year-old CA

Overall rating
87.13/100
votes
11
Whiskybase ID
WB34583
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cadenhead's (CA)
Bottling serie
Original Collection
Vintage
1981
Stated Age
26 years old
Casktype
Sherry Wood
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
20 jul 2012 7:05 pm

Average value

€ 308.00

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Whisky reviews for Convalmore 26-year-old CA

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.13 points.

  1. thijs100 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Liquid history, that's what they call this, right? Lovely stuff, with a bit of melancholy thrown in. Not too shabby.
    • Nose
      Somewhat malty and quite fruity, with notes of triple sec and mandarin peel. Surprisingly fresh, even after quite a few years of bottle ageing. The fruits are beautiful, with a good amount of tinned pineapple leading the way, accompanied by nectarine marmalade, and whiffs of beeswax. Pretty delicious.
    • Taste
      Oily with a lovely subtle waxiness. Quite a classic profile, something you won't often encounter in modern whiskies. A light sweetness, accompanied by a slight oak-y bitterness and soft ginger notes and cloves, but also sweet mango and a hint of brown sugar.
    • Finish
      Lingering bitterness at first. Finally some green veggies.

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  3. ConvalRen scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    It's alright. Nothing too special, so I won't go into all the notes. Rather ordinary to be fair, with the usual suspects of peach, nectarine, apricot, pineapple, banana and honey.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. addyhd scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Tasted from the collection at the bar of villa konthor Limburg

  5. Malt Hans scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Spicy

    and fruity aroma, malt, nutmeg, ripe melon, lime, raisins, figs,

    eucalyptus and dry hay. Marzipan sweet taste, pepper, anise, ripe

    orange, vanilla, floral honey, burnt almonds and malt. Medium long,

    sweet, spicy and malty end.

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