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Overall rating
91.00/100
votes
18
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Silver Seal (SS)
Bottling serie
Special Bottling
Vintage
1976
Bottled
2013
Stated Age
37 years old
Casknumber
5970
Number of bottles
130
Strength
47.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
8054242580402
Added on
07 Feb 2014 12:01 pm by Bachess
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 640,27

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12 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Dailuaine 1976 SS

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.00 points

  1. lyndondd428 scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    N: very open and almost stunning for the aromatic load: first of all you feel all the years, with a compact and 'shielding', silky note, made of wax crayons, cane sugar, warm wood ... Spicy, herbaceous and citrusy spikes , between bergamot, tea leaves and tamarind. But all this, mind you, is sparring partner to a fruity sweetness of monstrous intensity: peaches and bananas very, very ripe; and again, toffee and butter, short pastry, which somehow refer to malt. Croissant with jam. We could go on for a long time with the most delicious suggestions ... P: in attack seems very restrained, with a body not very expensive and the absolute prevalence of the notes of wax and tannins. Then, however, in a moment the situation completely escapes the ignorant drinker: the fruit explodes and, in addition to the riot of the nose, which here grants the reply, come out something close to the red fruit and so much coconut. Total tilt. There is a large malt toasted and sometimes it seems to hear the smoke of a pipe. Mixed dried fruit and carob. F: of rare intensity and complexity, so as to fully replicate the characteristics of the palate, perhaps only with a little more wood smoke and with generous aromatic herbs. Frankly, what do you want more from your glass? This Dailuaine is silky, complex, intense, with a personality malt and still very much alive to lead the dances after almost 40 years spent in the company of a barrel, however, very aromatic. http://whiskyfacile.com/2014/08/25/dailuaine-37-yo-19762013-silver-seal-47/

  2. Titi94 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Tasting Notes by WhiskyFacile.com (August 25, 2014):

    Nose: wide open and almost deafening to the aromatic load this: first, you feel all this years, with a compact and notes 'shielding', silky, made ​​of wax crayons, brown sugar, warm wood ... Tips spicy, herbaceous and citrusy, including bergamot, tea leaves and tamarind. But all this, mind you, is the sparring partner to a fruity sweetness intensity monstrous peaches and bananas very, very mature; and yet, toffee and butter, pastry, that somehow recall malt. Croissants with jam. You could go on and on with the most delicious suggestions...Palate: in attack, seems very restrained, with a body on overload and not the absolute prevalence of the notes of wax and tannins. But then in a moment the situation gets completely out of hand unsuspecting drinker: exploding fruit and, in additions to the jubilation of the nose, which here gives the reply, leave something so close to the red fruit and coconut. Tilt total. There is a great toasted malt and sometimes seem to hear the smoke pipe. Mixed dried fruit and carob.Final: rare intensity and complexity, so as to fully replicate the features of the palate, with perhaps just a little wood smoke and in more generous with herbs.Comments:  Frankly, what more do you want from your glass? This Dailuaine is silky, complex, intense, with a malt character and still very much alive to lead the dances after almost 40 years in the company of a barrel however much flavoring. A balance. That is miraculous:  93/100 .

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