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Knockando 1978

Overall rating
86.69/100
votes
18
Whiskybase ID
WB5484
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
by Justerini & Brooks Ltd.
Vintage
1978
Bottled
1993
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml 750 ml 1000 ml
Bottle code
G3 0712
Barcode
5010103802291
Bottled for
F.&C. S.p.A. Torino - Linea Dateo
Added on
15 Dec 2008 11:44 am

Average value

€ 599.00

6 × in wishlist

18 × member ratings

53 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knockando 1978

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.69 points

  1. Petrenko scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    22/22/22/22

  2. Kovalyoff scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Blenders Glass.
    Fresh nose, herbal bitterness, lemon, propolis, mint, pepper mix, a little dusty (ESB) 21 + 1
    The taste is first sweet (honey) and malty, then turns into spicy and spicy (peppery) 21
    The finish is stable, light, mint, with a herbal bitterness 21
    Light, medium-bodied, summer, drinkable - in the same style as the old grants for the Italian market. B22
    Shl. After 30 minutes, the smoke of an extinguished fire (ash content) clearly manifested itself in the aroma +1 point to the aroma for layering.
    Total 86

  3. Funtik scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    22 22 21 21

  4. Igor_Gudimov scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Nose and taste are very prominent but finish is almost flat
    • Nose
      90 90
      Sweet, flowery rich spicy honey wax
    • Taste
      88 88
      Dry dusty honey and sweet herbal bitterness
    • Finish
      84 84
      Medium, slight dusty and herbal

  5. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Very well balanced and sweet. But the later bottlings that I tried have disappointed me.

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