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Overall rating
87.76/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
derwhisky.de (Dde)
Bottling serie
Edition:derwhisky.de 6
Vintage
14.07.1997
Bottled
05.09.2012
Stated Age
15 years old
Casktype
Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
6903
Number of bottles
143
Strength
52.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
21 Sep 2012 6:02 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 55,00

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25 × member ratings

49 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Clynelish 1997 Dde

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.76 points

  1. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    A great Clynelian, the waxy profile and the sherry aromas interweave wonderfully without the sherry becoming too sweet.
    • Nose
      Sherry, citrus, wax, leather, salt, sea. wet stone. A great comnination
    • Taste
      In the mouth then citrus, orange peel, some peat, dark chocolate, wax.
    • Finish
      tart, dark chocolate, orange peel, salt.

  2. Mannix65 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Salt and sherry, cereals, rusks, raisins, light citrus notes, toffee, mint, chocolate
    • Taste
      Sherry, lots of spices, subtle chillies, some ripe cherry
    • Finish
      Dry, spicy, appetizing, medium long

  3. magic_slim scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Congratulations, this is an excellent sherry whisky - recommended! Do not expect to find any typical Clynelish aromas.
    • Nose
      A cloud of sweet sherry aromas approaches my nostrils at first nosing. Simply sherry and cherries - but very tasty ones.

      No there is more: Prunes and raisins, leather and a salty sea breeze in the background.

      An excellent nose!
    • Taste
      Wow, tasty !!! Powerful, warming from deep inside. Although the sherry is still present we have much more spices now, pepper, chili and ginger. Notes of very alcoholic Mon Chérie.
    • Finish
      Long, hot and spicy with chili.

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