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Delilah's Limited Edition CB

Overall rating
82.68/100
votes
34
Whiskybase ID
WB44130
Category
Blend
Bottler
Compass Box (CB)
Bottling serie
20th Anniversary of Legendary Chicago Punk Rock Whisky Bar
Bottled
07.2013
Casktype
American Oak Barrels & Hogsheads
Number of bottles
6324
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
30 Aug 2013 12:34 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 226.00

26 × in wishlist

34 × member ratings

132 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Delilah's Limited Edition CB

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.68 points

  1. markjedi1 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    I am sure it works
    well with a beer, but the blend it itself is very nice too. Around 50 to 60
    EUR.
    • Nose
      The nose is
      honeysweet and butter, as if from corn on the cob. Loads of honey and wild
      flowers. Vanilla. Smells a bit bourbon like. Maple syrup and cinnamon. The
      fruit is limited to apples and grapefruit. Reminds me of apple cake after a few
      moments.
    • Taste
      Oily and sweet on the
      palate. Vanilla and a touch of pepper appear first, then apple cake or even
      apple sauce and finally some citrus and oak. Not very complex, but far from a shabby
      blend. Very far. Silky soft.
    • Finish
      The apple cake
      lingers until the very end of the mildly drying, oak whispering, spicy finish.

  2. Squinugie scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  3. Dominique69 scored this whisky 83 points Moderator

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

  4. Docmacwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Jim Murray has awarded 89.5 points to the Delilah's Limited Edition. "I'll be surprised if you get to the point where you couldn't take any more..."

  5. Bishlouk scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    Not watery despite the reduction, a nice starter (but dispensable).
    • Nose
      Vanilla, bourboneux, sweet nose. A little wood resin. Nose weak enough and quickly fades.
    • Taste
      Very vanilla mouth, bourboneuse too. Sweet, it goes alone.
    • Finish
      A little pepper and woody bitterness.

  6. granella2003 scored this whisky 70 points Connoisseur

    Producer`s Note

    Rich and sweet, with intense yet subtly
    complex, honeyed and seductive fruity notes, cereals and vanilla-cream.

    A special, beautifully labelled, small batch, limited edition blend from Compass

    Box, bottled in honour of the 20th birthday of legendary Chicago punk rock and

    whisk(e)y bar Delilah`s. Created by Compass Box`s John Glaser and Delilah`s Mike

    Miller it`s a blend that can be enjoyed by any kind of whisky lover, from the

    sipper to beer-and-a-shot drinker

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