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Talisker 30-year-old

Overall rating
90.66/100
votes
95
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2013
Stated Age
30 years old
Number of bottles
3738
Strength
45.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L3301LS000
Added on
04 Apr 2014 2:15 pm by Medea
Colored

Average value

€ 417,77

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Finish
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Tastingtags

16 Notes

Hvdree
Connoisseur Hvdree Review note
24 Jun 2018 12:55 pm
Hvdree gave this whisky 90 points
Weighted Rate
90
Nose
91
Initial taste
90
Body
91
Finish
90
Price
87
Presentation
89
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squaadgras
Connoisseur squaadgras Review note
24 Jun 2018 10:03 am
squaadgras gave this whisky 90 points
Weighted Rate
89.8
Nose
90
Initial taste
91
Body
90
Finish
90
Price
87
Presentation
89
ColdAesthetics
Connoisseur ColdAesthetics Tasting note
30 Mar 2018 2:09 am
ColdAesthetics gave this whisky 89 points
Color
Deep copper
Nose

Aprikose, schöne Salznoten, sehr dezent, Pfeffer, Orangenschale, Gräser, entfernter, warmer Rauch, etwas frisches Leder, Tabak, brauner Zucker, Bratapfel, rote Gummibären, Bibliothek, schöner Honig, gesalzenes Karamell

Taste

Süßholz, Pfirsich, Zitrusnoten, Marzipan, Salz und Pfeffer, aber recht dezent wieder, roter Apfel glasiert, trocken, Brot, dunkles Malz nach hinten raus, etwas Nüsse und nach hinten Gras und leichte Asche

Finish

Mittellang bis lang, Zitronengras, Haselnüsse, etwas Toffee und Marzipan mit Hauch Rauch

Comments

Die Nase war extrem appetitanregend, der Körper dann aber zu lasch, hat nette Noten, die alle aber viel satter sein müssten.

Ra_Di
Expert Junior Ra_Di Review note
30 Dec 2017 4:14 pm
Ra_Di gave this whisky 90 points
Weighted Rate
89.6
Nose
90
Initial taste
90
Body
89
Finish
90
Price
90
Presentation
88
Sonett
Connoisseur Sonett Review note
13 Dec 2017 8:02 pm
Sonett gave this whisky 91 points

Fruity, smokey, slightly oaky

very smooth, yet very powerful

Simply a very good dram

Weighted Rate
91
Nose
90
Initial taste
92
Body
92
Finish
91
Price
90
Presentation
90
Sonett
boy_genius_ck
Connoisseur boy_genius_ck Review note
21 Aug 2017 8:19 am
boy_genius_ck gave this whisky 85 points
Weighted Rate
85.4
Nose
88
Initial taste
86
Body
83
Finish
86
Price
77
Presentation
91
boy_genius_ck
Connoisseur boy_genius_ck Tasting note
21 Aug 2017 8:32 am
boy_genius_ck gave this whisky 85 points
Color
Amontillad
Nose

orange notes, maritime, light smoke, new leather, light nuts, citrus grass, aromatic oils/yeast

Taste

oily citrus, rich grains, orange notes, tart, marzipan, smoke, grass

Finish

medium, orange tart and marmalade, caramel, light grass, nuts, marmalade and nuts at the back followed by smoke and grass

Comments

good, but i was expecting more as it is a 30 year old and priced as such. the body is too watery (i was hoping for an oilier texture) and would’ve benefited from a tad more complexity

ctu
Connoisseur ctu Tasting note
01 Jul 2017 10:28 pm
ctu gave this whisky 91 points
Color
Amontillad
Nose

Discrete smoke. Leather armchair, tobacco, citruses, salted caramel, walnut and cooking oil.

Taste

Oily. Sweet start: caramel and marzipan. Then it will turn to: salt, pepper, peat, smoke and ash.

Finish

Long. Caramel, ash and oak.

Comments

Nice game with the sweet, salty, bitter, spicy flavors.

Segens
Connoisseur Segens Tasting note
25 Jun 2016 8:55 pm
Segens gave this whisky 94 points
Color
Russetmuscat
Nose

wow incredibly balanced smoke nose! leather, tobacco, a bit of lemon and sea salt. Incredibly good balanced and complex. I have not been a Talisker fan so far but this one seems to change my opinion :-)

Taste

now I have salted almonds and a bit of caramel. Generally a bit more fruity than the nose so oranges and black berries. Still lovely

Finish

Also the finish is excellent but could be longer as you do not want to give this taste up!

Comments

For sure the best Talisker I have ever tried. I am not sure if I had such a great "smokey" whisky so far and this one is not from Islay! :-)

Great job Talisker!
spigray
Connoisseur spigray Review note
31 May 2016 12:40 pm
spigray gave this whisky 93 points
Weighted Rate
92.6
Nose
93
Initial taste
93
Body
93
Finish
92
Price
91
Presentation
93

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