Overall rating
82.83/100
votes
14
Whiskybase ID
WB42053
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
A.D. Rattray (DR)
Bottling serie
Individual Cask Bottling
Vintage
14.12.1990
Bottled
17.04.2013
Stated Age
22 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
17288
Number of bottles
269
Strength
55.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
17 may 2013 7:19 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 83.50

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Whisky reviews for Auchentoshan 1990 DR

5 users have left 5 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 82.83 points.

  1. Nikilema scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. Squinugie scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  3. magic_slim scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    A good Auchentoshan.
    • Nose
      Light, fruity and grassy. Notes of pears and citrus fruits.
    • Taste
      Powerful with fruity and grassy, herbal aromas.  Some cereals as well.
    • Finish
      Long and warming. Becomes spicy with notes of caramel. Dry and spicy aftertaste.

  4. markjedi1 scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Classy aperitif. A nice Auchentoshan that brings the sun into your
    glass. But I do not recommend adding water. Around 80 EUR.
    • Nose
      The nose is fresh, sweet and a bit herbal. Peach and pineapple on syrup,
      dried grass and icing sugar. Hint of butter. Slowly but surely evolves towards
      citrus. Tinned mandarin. Vanilla and sweet malt. Spring in your glass! With
      water, the herbal side is more pronounced with even a hint of wet earth.
    • Taste
      The attack is powerful (for a Lowland). Quite some white pepper. Pretty
      creamy too. Citrus and white fruit (mostly pears) on the palate. Zesty. The dry
      grass returns. Pleasant prickle. Adding water brings out a hint of quinine or
      even aspirin, which I do not experience as an advantage.
    • Finish
      The finish is medium long and sweet.

  5. Titi94 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Bottler`s Notes:

    Colour: Straw gold.

    Nose: Syrup, pineapple, orange zest and peaches. A breath of green hay.

    Palate: Slightly waxy mouthfeel. Grassy, herby notes, dryish with a hint of white pepper. Pear Helene with chocolate sauce.

    Conclusion: Class offering from this Lowland distillery.

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