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Clynelish 1995 KiW

Overall rating
85.71/100
votes
40
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Kintra Whisky (KiW)
Bottling serie
Single Cask Collection
Vintage
12.1995
Bottled
11.2012
Stated Age
16 years old
Casktype
Refill Sherry Butt
Casknumber
2156
Number of bottles
90
Strength
53.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
01 Jan 2013 4:59 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 69,95

4 × in wishlist

Level Username
Expert Junior frankos
Expert Senior kiruna
Expert Junior Otje
Member Senior Roosty

40 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Expert Junior Luccasfar
90
Expert Junior Pellie
88
Member Junior Inge
88
Expert Senior Dram Dracula
88
Expert Senior Ardnut
88
Expert Junior ardpeat
88
Expert Senior guerriero82
88
Connoisseur Erik Elixer
87
Expert Junior dramidaris
87
Connoisseur Hvdree
87
Expert Senior j j
87
Connoisseur addyhd
87
Expert Senior woxna
87
Connoisseur Sjors
87
Expert Senior Miss Islay
87
Expert Junior Ruud
86
Expert Senior martijnbams28
86
Expert Senior martinpiazza
86
Expert Senior Miss Kildalton
86
Expert Senior gerrit de guru
86
Member Senior Francisca Berghman
86
Specialist Ruud6421
86
Specialist KayMeertens
86
Member Senior Mvamelsfort
86
Expert Junior WillemvdK
85
Expert Senior Master Quill
85
Expert Senior Leon Fal
85
Expert Senior Falnor
85
Member Senior OJH
85
Connoisseur JacobaEd
85
Expert Junior sted
84
Member Senior Furu Whisky
84
Specialist hnorjordet
84
Expert Junior erikz
84
Expert Senior Whisky1978
84
Expert Senior WhiskyHulken
83
Expert Senior ThS
83
Member Senior Roosty
82
Expert Senior Lauri
81
Expert Senior moviemaniac
79

24 × in collection

Level Username Collection
Newbie berndw
1
  • sample
Administrator Dennis979
1
  • sample
Expert Junior Dutchmill
1
  • sample
Member Senior elindhout
1
  • closed
Expert Junior erikz
1
  • sample
Expert Senior gooos
1
  • closed
Member Senior Hakan Islay Sands
1
  • closed
Member Junior Inge
1
  • closed
Connoisseur JacobaEd
1
  • sample
Member Senior karlob
1
  • sample
Member Senior Kaxes
1
  • closed
Expert Junior Luccasfar
1
  • empty
Expert Senior marcz
1
  • sample
Expert Senior martinpiazza
1
  • empty
Expert Senior moviemaniac
1
  • sample
Expert Junior Otje
1
  • sample
Member Senior Roosty
1
  • sample
Expert Junior sted
1
  • closed
Member Junior VanDram
1
  • sample
Hidden user
1
  • empty
Hidden user
1
  • sample
Hidden user
1
  • closed
Hidden user
2
  • closed
  • sample

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1
Category Rating
Nose
22
Taste
23
Finish
21
Balance
21

Tastingtags

6 Notes

Falnor
Expert Senior Falnor Review note
08 Dec 2017 12:19 am
Falnor gave this whisky 85 points
Weighted Rate
84.6
Nose
86
Initial taste
85
Body
84
Finish
84
Price
85
Presentation
83
KayMeertens
Specialist KayMeertens Tasting note
09 Aug 2016 10:31 pm
KayMeertens gave this whisky 86 points
Color
Yellow gold
Nose

Hazelnut, chocolate muffin, citrus, caramel and a whiff of sulphur.

Taste

Hazelnut, almond, honey, cocoa, caramel and peach. With water a sulphuric spiciness.

Finish

The nuttiness turns mustier. Cocoa, lime and honey.

Comments
JacobaEd
Connoisseur JacobaEd Review note
04 May 2016 10:13 pm
JacobaEd gave this whisky 85 points
Weighted Rate
85.3
Nose
84
Initial taste
86
Body
85
Finish
85
Price
87
Presentation
86
My Collection
stiant
Expert Junior stiant Note
16 Aug 2015 10:39 pm

I love Clynelish, but this cask have not treated this whisky right. I find, sulphur , cooked plums and yeasty notes on the nose and the taste doesn't make it better.

I guess there has to be bad Clynelish too. Now, I have had it and can move on to the great ones.

Hvdree
Connoisseur Hvdree Review note
25 Aug 2014 7:27 pm
Hvdree gave this whisky 87 points
Weighted Rate
87.3
Nose
88
Initial taste
88
Body
86
Finish
88
Price
86
Presentation
87
Nomnomnomnomnomnom...
Erik Elixer
Connoisseur Erik Elixer Tasting note
11 May 2014 9:55 pm
Erik Elixer gave this whisky 87 points
Color
Pale straw
Nose

oily, citrus - lemon and orange, leather, plums, winey, burned sugar, honey (popcorn), some fudge, nuts and later some smoke

Taste

citrus - lemon and orange, malty, fudge, some wax, creamy, pastry, grass and oily - nuts

Finish

soft drying with citrus, creamy, soft peat and later some gun powder

Comments

this baby takes some time

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