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Balvenie 16-year-old

Overall rating
83.15/100
votes
401
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Triple Cask
Bottled
15.03.2013
Stated Age
16 years old
Casktype
Oloroso + 1st fill Bourbon + Traditional
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 700 ml 700 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
L34X 4371 1503
Barcode
5010327545073
Added on
09 May 2013 10:52 am
Colored

Average value

€ 112.27

38 × in wishlist

401 × member ratings

1372 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Balvenie 16-year-old

37 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.15 points

  1. volker40sw scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    Tasted on 12-01-2018
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  2. P.K.S scored this whisky 73 points Expert Junior

    Disepointing compare to the price, å lot of toffe, sweet, spisey flaver, way to ligth, short finnish. IMHO

  3. Maltlife scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. liquid_spirit scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    measured by the price a disappointment. The 83P, which he enters here, are in my opinion completely justified. I prefer the 12y DW.
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      81 81

  5. face scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      78 78

  6. EnjoyLife89 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Sweet; Sherry; Fruit; Malt; Vanilla; Honey; spices; Herbs; now also caramel
    • Taste
      Sweet; Vanilla, sherry; spices; Nut; Oak; Fruit; sometimes more fruit, sometimes less; caramel
    • Finish
      spices; Nut; Herbs; short oak; slightly dry, then oak again

  7. Kaysersdråber scored this whisky 81 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      78 78

  8. namnug did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    No written during dram
    • Nose
      Vanilla, honey, oak
    • Taste
      vanilla sweet. With a hint of honey and spice
    • Finish
      short lasting vanilla and honey

  9. Luigisim scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  10. ctu scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Rich Balvenie in taste, but far away the disstillerys best.
    • Nose
      Raspberry, orange and tangerine, honey, vanilla, pepper and oak.
    • Taste
      Creamy vanilla, toffee, apricot and plum, citruses, oak, cinnamon and ginger.
    • Finish
      Medium length, oaky, fruity

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