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Overall rating
75.85/100
votes
404
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Casktype
1st Fill North American Bourbon Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L152402 330
Barcode
5010496003565
Added on
03 Aug 2015 10:48 am
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 28.84

17 × in wishlist

404 × member ratings

1072 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Auchentoshan American Oak

69 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 75.85 points

  1. theo22 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    Yes, it's not a taste explosion.
    But if you like it more elegant and like to take some time to look for the flavors, it is neat.
    There is not much, but what is there is stylish and clean.
    The distillery character also comes through.
    Good "Eichwhisky" or a beginner in a tasting.
    I wonder if the bottlings vary so much.
    Many seem to really hate this whisky (including Ralfy). I can not understand that, so this malt is not wrong.

  2. pdby scored this whisky 78 points Expert Junior

    Faceless and uninteresting whisky, but you can’t call it direct failure either. Not worth the money.
    • Nose
      Mild, greased, caramel shades, dried bananas, nuts porridge, a little cinnamon and pepper.
    • Taste
      Light, bittersweet, a little sweet and spicy spices, nuts, coconut in the distance.
    • Finish
      Medium length, empty, light spices and cinnamon.

  3. Schnappsdrossel scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Jo, is not the best whisky ever bottled, but pretty tasty. Typical Auchentoshan grassiness, not too little bourbon barrel, lots of citrus. Smaller deductions, because despite the intensive Fassreifung clearly youth is herauszuschmecken. It does not bother so much, I'll give it another try ...

  4. YD84 scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      74 74

  5. YD84 scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      74 74

  6. KeesD scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    Okay, 80 Points
    Why?
    I think, every whisky I drink, which I like, deserves the 80 Points.
    Is it a special one? No.
    Anything notable? No.
    Drinkable? Yes.
    A nice bottle for on the table while hanging out with friends? Yes.
    Cheap? Yes.
    What else do you expect from a very cheap whisky?
    The same as when you buy an 18 year old?
    It's ten times better than a Glen Talloch.
    So it still deserves the 80 points.
    No recommendation to others, but I could buy this one again (as a Auchentoshan-fan for at the end of the evening.

  7. WhiskyFan2112 scored this whisky 72 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      71 71
    • Taste
      73 73
    • Finish
      71 71

  8. volker40sw scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    Tasted a few times in 2019.
    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      76 76

  9. Lexnoordsij scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

  10. GKBT scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      85 85

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