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Overall rating
82.23/100
votes
32
Category
Blend
Bottler
J & W Hardie Ltd. (J&WH)
Bottling serie
The Very Rare Old Blend
Stated Age
21 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5018481217102
Added on
31 Mar 2014 2:47 pm by Noah
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 79,46

2 × in wishlist

32 × member ratings

36 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for The Antiquary 21-year-old

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.23 points

  1. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    Until a Whiskybase technical issue is resolved:

    https://www.whiskybase.com/contribute/group/71/topic/17413/newly-added-notes-only-showing-the-first-few-lines

    I am restricted to provide only a rating and a link to my reviews:

    https://whiskylovingpianist.wordpress.com/2018/09/18/a-few-hours-in-glasgow-the-pot-still/

  2. Calmar scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Not bad for the lens hood, weak fragrance / aftertaste is compensated for by a sufficiently dense and deep taste, fusion, smoothness and pitchnost are attached; whiskey, given the crafty bottle and box, suitable for a gift, and if for yourself, then for such money there is a mass of more worthy single of the lightning.
    • Nose
      Flat, subtle, dusty-woody, light malt notes, caramel, weak lemon tones.
    • Taste
      Sweet, caramel, light notes of spicy oak, pepper, ginger, creamy sweetness, shortbread, dried fruits
    • Finish
      Oak-ginger, caramel, light herbal bitterness, oily.

  3. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    50% grain, 30% Tomatin and 20% made up of 30 or so other malts.
    N: Modern, aged blend with notes of butter-cream sherry and corn.
    T: Cloying
    F: Salivating sugary cream, but it’s the previous 1954 Glen Grant that still pervades my palate.
    C: Tasty but too sugary [and simple] for my palate. I can quickly tire of this style, though it can make for a great session dram.

    Scores a C-

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