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Karuizawa 12-year-old

Overall rating
82.60/100
votes
60
Category
Blended Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Pure Malt Whisky
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
4973480107650
Added on
14 Dec 2008 5:29 pm

Average value

€ 1699,50

10 × in wishlist

60 × member ratings

96 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Karuizawa 12-year-old

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.60 points

  1. Theune32 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  2. sagara-kun scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Definitely not the best Karuizawa. Only the final is unpleasant. The rest is still passable. Rather in line with all diluted older versions.
    • Nose
      Very slightly sulfur without it being embarrassing. Aromas of sherry. Made of leather. A woody not very fine. Some flowers and agrums. It's not very interesting and very short, something is missing.
      With time opens on the caramel.
    • Taste
      Aqueous. On oak and sawdust. It must be kept for a moment in the mouth so that some red fruits come out.
    • Finish
      Almost inexistent. On the wood juice.

  3. m884 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    Nose: Sherry, green banana, berries, hint of oak and smoke, quite sweet, reminiscent of young Aberlour

    Mouth: Mild, a bit oak

    Finish: Oily, again relatively sweet, rather short, sherry, a bit oak again, towards the end earthy with fruits and honey

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