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Overall rating
81.15/100
votes
862
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2013
Strength
45.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
L3190CM000 03530674
Barcode
5000281032733
Added on
16 Feb 2013 8:56 am
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 39,41

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862 × member ratings

2514 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Talisker Storm

104 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.15 points

  1. Misery scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    Bright, straightforward NAS. Good, but somehow without enthusiasm.
    • Nose
      Sea salt, fresh seaweed, smoked meat, smoked fish, honey, hot spices.
    • Taste
      Salty smoked meat, citrus acidity, honey sweet, hot pepper.
    • Finish
      It rolls a wave of salt, smoke, honey and bitterness barrels.

  2. Okto-Bull did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    an incredibly voluptuous smoke rises in the nose. Mineral Mief paired with fouled detergent. The difference to the Skye and the Dark Storm is revealed only by the price. Pears, oranges and bananas. Zip your lips.
    Rattling things.
    12 juicy thighs ride down the palate in drops. It is dark. The tealights are out. The wind.
    It smells like burnt rubber. Pah orange. Purple Rain. How about mint ?! Yes ... and sequoia. Face. Black mint, vanilla is not mint. Ice cream.
    Delicious. He is beautiful

  3. AleMuse25 scored this whisky 70 points Newbie

    Cool cannon, smoky notes, light salt, strong smoked smoked cheese, spicy notes.

  4. AleMuse25 scored this whisky 70 points Newbie

    Cool cannon, smoky notes, light salt, strong smoked smoked cheese, spicy notes.

  5. DarrenHJA scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      79 79

  6. Glenjeev scored this whisky 82 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      83 83
      Salt, sea, seaweed, smokey and a little bit of alcohol. Smells gentle not overwhelming. Citrus.
    • Taste
      81 81
      Sweet, honey, a little bit smokey. Spicy. Very much different than the nose. Nice and gentle but also a bit weak. Not intense.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Sweetness in the throat. Also a bit smokey. Complex but nice. I would recommend it witch cheese or nuts. Delicious

  7. dinclas scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    A intense but rough version of 10 yo,really enjoyed the first taste but not the finish.
    • Nose
      77 77
      Sea, heather, coral, pepper, very weak fruitness
    • Taste
      83 83
      Strong and deep, more intensive pepper, spicy, sea salt, weaker smoke than 10 yo
    • Finish
      79 79
      Short to medium, warming sea salt, dry

  8. MGHOW scored this whisky 86 points Member Senior

    It's a touch drying and easy come easy go on the finish and body, but the beauty of this whisky is that it has more Talisker spirit and power than the 10 year old. I would choose this over the 10 year old because the standard 10 has been domesticated beyond all recognition as a Talisker, while this and the 18 year old are still firing on all peaty cylinders.

  9. Estega7 scored this whisky 87 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  10. Stanzeflasche scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    It is a Talisker very influenced by bourbon casks, sweet vanilla, sugar cane, icing sugar. We smell iodine and heather, but it is in withdrawal, and very little peat. Then come red fruits, strawberry, prune and raisin. A little earth and cherry, would there also be aging in sherry casks? Everything is well balanced. An ounce of sea salt to frame everything. A few volutes of smoke.
    In the mouth, it is softer and vinous first, almost sweet, hazelnuts, leather, caramel, apple, but the pepper rises very quickly. The final is pretty strong, but it goes. Relatively long, it leaves a smoky taste, tar and humus.
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

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