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Cragganmore 2000

Overall rating
82.12/100
votes
45
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Distillers Edition
Vintage
2000
Bottled
2013
Casktype
Double Matured in Port Wine Cask Wood
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 1000 ml
Bottle code
L3232CM000
Barcode
5000281014104
Added on
09 Oct 2013 9:39 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 54,64

3 × in wishlist

45 × member ratings

152 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Cragganmore 2000

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.12 points

  1. GJR scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
      Soft and sweet nose. Especially very light. Fruit predominates, especially red fruit. Does need time due to low abv.
    • Taste
      80 80
      Soft and very light. Port does not really come into its own. Easy.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Good drinkable dram, not very complex. Simply pleasant.

  2. avansele scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      83 83

  3. Koalafant scored this whisky 65 points Expert Senior

    Good all-rounder, but miss the last kick.
    • Nose
      Sweet and fresh. Dark fruits like blackberries, and red currant, but also gooseberries. Later in the background a bit smoke and sour with sea breeze
    • Taste
      Spicy and oaky with a light sweetness. Later, the oak becomes more dominant
    • Finish
      medium-long and spicy with a light, pleasant bitterness

  4. Paulski88 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      73 73
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. Ciro scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

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

  6. Shane_IL scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    This was a great whisky, but the short and simple finish kind of ruined it for me, after the nose and palate I was expecting something a bit more spectacular.
    • Nose
      Mild smoke, toffee, candy floss, Apple, pepper, nutmeg, walnuts 
    • Taste
      Bit of dry brown sherry, guinnes, caramel sweets, stewed pears, peanuts 
    • Finish
      Far too short, spicy toffee

  7. ThS scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Well below the standard version: less complex, less rich, less bulky and structured; more unbalanced, more bitter, more boring. Finishing, or the art of destroying a good whisky?

  8. j j scored this whisky 73 points Expert Senior

    this one is making me sad. 

    weak nose, poor taste. minimum alcohol kills it.

    hints off polish and pear in finish.

  9. j j scored this whisky 73 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      74 74
    • Taste
      60 60
    • Finish
      80 80

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