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Overall rating
87.34/100
votes
43
Whiskybase ID
WB53643
Category
Blend
Bottler
George Ballantine & Son (GB&S)
Bottling serie
Very Rare Blended Scotch Whisky
Stated Age
30 years old
Casktype
Oak Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5010106110065
Added on
04 Apr 2014 2:54 pm by noony

Average value

€ 315.19

7 × in wishlist

43 × member ratings

85 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ballantine's 30-year-old

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.34 points

  1. MrDvorak scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    RATING: 89pts – |87 – 89 (B+) → Great| — Always nice to have a bottle of this.
    • Nose
      90 90
      The gentle nose has a great balance and with notes of honey cake, apple jam and antique furniture.
    • Taste
      89 89
      The taste is silky and creamy with beautiful notes of butter cream, dusty books and baked apples.
    • Finish
      87 87
      The finish is medium and oily with lingering dustiness and pretty butter and apple notes.

  2. wbarchive_875995 did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

    Honey cake with apple jam, butter cream, antique furniture and dusty books.

    RATING: 89pts - [n22,t22,f22,b23] → |86-89: Remarkable|

  3. GlenSikkes scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    ..oké.., it's good., but  price / quality isn't..

  4. DistiLesha scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    N: 23 T: 20 F: 20 B: 23
    • Nose
      tobacco-fruity, peppery, grain tones, ham
    • Taste
      bittersweet, fruity, malty tones, slight rancio, taste easier than smell
    • Finish
      woody-fruity

  5. PEATYBOI scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

  6. jankes scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      85 85

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