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Dalmore 12-year-old

Overall rating
80.44/100
votes
335

Member rates

933 × in collection

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1

All versions

Category Rating
Nose
20
Taste
20
Finish
19
Balance
20

Tastingtags

46 Notes

BehindSpace
Expert Senior BehindSpace Review note
06 Jan 2018 10:10 pm
BehindSpace gave this whisky 78 points
Weighted Rate
77.6
Nose
80
Initial taste
75
Body
74
Finish
74
Price
85
Presentation
85
holborndrinker
Connoisseur holborndrinker Review note
28 Dec 2017 11:25 pm
holborndrinker gave this whisky 79 points

Pleasant session whisky - smooth with a gentle heat afterwards.

Weighted Rate
79.4
Nose
80
Initial taste
78
Body
79
Finish
80
Price
80
Presentation
80
Nunc est bibendum - mine's a double!
Tim-R
Member Senior Tim-R Review note
07 Nov 2017 5:17 pm
Tim-R gave this whisky 79 points

Good whisky

Weighted Rate
79.4
Nose
79
Initial taste
82
Body
76
Finish
81
Price
78
Presentation
80
Reakwoon
Member Senior Reakwoon Review note
10 Sep 2017 9:10 am
Reakwoon gave this whisky 83 points
Weighted Rate
86.3
Nose
84
Initial taste
85
Body
87
Finish
87
Price
89
Presentation
88
rb854
Expert Senior rb854 Tasting note
04 Sep 2017 2:45 pm
rb854 gave this whisky 83 points
Color
Tawny
Nose

Sweet honey with a musty note, wood, leather, spices, nutmeg, but also some fruits, peach, oranges, grapefruit. The musty note disappears after a while and the peach becomes somewhat more present. There is a lot of oranges present, some tobacco, chocolate and pepper.

Taste

Smooth and mild, a little pepper, vanilla, again the oranges, chocolate and some gin-like notes, juniper and coriander.

Finish

Citric fruits, oranges, lemons. There is some nutmeg, tobacco and chocolate. It has a reasonable length, especially the bitterness of a cup of strong coffe keeps lingering.

Comments

It starts musty, but it becomes fresher in time. A lot of citric/oranges in nose and taste. I was positively surprised.


83/84pt.

MVDW
Member Junior MVDW Review note
02 Sep 2017 6:18 pm
MVDW gave this whisky 78 points

Vind de geur niet geweldig van deze Dalmore 12 yo. Ik ruik wat sherry en wat basterd suiker/donkere chocolade (?). Zit ook een beetje een wrange leergeur aan, waarschijnlijk vind ik `m daarom niet zo geweldig.

Prettige koffie/mokkasmaak, klein zoetje met wat sherrytonen, mis eigenlijk verder wat diepgang. Eerste nasmaak vind ik wat straf maar hij blijft wel medium lang hangen met `t bovengenoemde smaakprofiel.

Fijne whisky maar vindt de prijs van € 40,00 wat aan de hoge kant.

Weighted Rate
78
Nose
73
Initial taste
83
Body
82
Finish
77
Price
70
Presentation
80
Usl1978
Member Senior Usl1978 Review note
18 Aug 2017 4:25 pm
Usl1978 gave this whisky 81 points
Weighted Rate
80.5
Nose
80
Initial taste
79
Body
79
Finish
80
Price
82
Presentation
87
Wiz
Expert Junior Wiz Review note
16 Aug 2017 11:25 am
Wiz gave this whisky 81 points
Weighted Rate
80.6
Nose
81
Initial taste
82
Body
80
Finish
80
Price
77
Presentation
83
peej84
Expert Junior peej84 Review note
30 Jun 2017 9:46 am
peej84 gave this whisky 78 points
Weighted Rate
78.3
Nose
79
Initial taste
79
Body
78
Finish
78
Price
76
Presentation
79
John Barleycorn
Connoisseur John Barleycorn Review note
05 May 2017 10:24 am
John Barleycorn gave this whisky 82 points
Weighted Rate
81.8
Nose
82
Initial taste
83
Body
81
Finish
81
Price
82
Presentation
82

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