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Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cadenhead (CA)
Bottling serie
Authentic Collection - 150th Anniversary Bottling
Vintage
1963
Bottled
1991
Stated Age
27 years old
Casktype
Oak Cask
Strength
68.2 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
19 Oct 2013 2:39 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 1400.00

11 × in wishlist

27 × member ratings

5 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bow Street Distillery 1963 CA

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 92.08 points

  1. magic_slim scored this whisky 94 points Connoisseur

    Fantastic whiskey - what a stunner! One of the best whiskies I ever tasted.
    • Nose
      What a superb nose! Sweet aromatic sherry aromas with plum butter and polish at first nosing. There are lots of dates in here, prunes, red wine (Chateauneuf du Pape) and raisins. Notes of chocolate coated coffee beans, tobacco, floor and shoe polish. Needs time and then becomes fruitier and fruitier.
    • Taste
      Bold, concentrated and powerful - oily, creamy and sweet -  plum butter, mocha and chewing tobacco - dark sherry concentrate - spicy and peppery. Fantastic!
    • Finish
      Very long and intense on notes of mocha pralines and chewing tobacco,  strong black tea and plum butter.

  2. checkpointuk scored this whisky 95 points Connoisseur

    http://kaypingers-whiskeyblog.de/frontend/fullarticle.php?id=181 Color: mahogany - old oak
    Nose: Fat aromas of plum and plum jam, red and dark, candied fruits, red wine, rich blue grapes and vanilla, which are provided with a beguiling lavender freshness. In addition, subtle Maggiwürze, tobacco, raisins, honey, classic sherry, cardboard and wet newspapers. Not to despise the flavors of finest herbal tea - perfect nose!
    Taste: Oily-creamy with sweet, powerful sherry, all sorts of dried fruits and a spice that wipes everything away. Mighty pepper notes whirl on the tongue and cross through dull notes of cardboard, paper, leather and wood. Excellent - with orange peel, tannins, herbs, elderberries, it goes into the ever-drier finish.
    Finish: Long - fruit sweetness combined with herbs, coffee, espresso, mocha, lots of dry leather as well as orange and wood
    95 points (nose: 96 / taste: 95 / finish: 93)

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