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Overall rating
91.81/100
votes
47
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Malts of Scotland (MoS)
Bottling serie
Diamonds
Vintage
1982
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
32 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
MoS 14021
Number of bottles
145
Strength
57.9 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
31 May 2014 9:52 am by cadillac
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 990.00

20 × in wishlist

47 × member ratings

57 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Port Ellen 1982 MoS

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.81 points

  1. wncvirus scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Nose: some smoke with the addition of sweet elements. additionally palpable fruit. Of course, also sea salt.

    Taste: Notes are fairly hidden before adding water. With peat domination. After adding water, it becomes slightly creamy and fruits appear. Of course, in the background you can see oak and sea salt. All notes are very well composed.
    Rating: 93 100 Quite long peat finish. Classy whisky would know this bottle All notes nicely arranged in a subtle way. Unfortunately, in my opinion, you must have experience in whisky tasting to enjoy its taste, because not all notes are so easily perceptible.

  2. jocmueller did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Bottle # 28 sold empty at ebay.

  3. guerriero82 scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      95 95
    • Taste
      93 93
    • Finish
      96 96

  4. markjedi1 scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    What can I say?
    Another wonderful Port Ellen, but best not add water. Just under 800 EUR, which
    is the new norm for Port Ellen. Unfortunately, for this is a great whisky. But
    certainly not a whisky for everyone’s purse.
    • Nose
      Camphor and mint come
      out first on this nose, that balances between sweet and salty. Loads of ginger,
      some vanilla and then the typical sea salt manifests itself. This is exquisite.
      Sniffing tobacco and candied oranges give it some extra sweetness. After a few
      moments it even becomes creamy, almost waxy. Slightly overripe banana?
      Beautiful! I added some water, which made the tobacco more prominent, but also
      a hint of plasticine emerges. That was not a good idea.
    • Taste
      The arrival is indeed
      wonderfully creamy and sweet on lemongrass and candied oranges. Then the peat
      takes the lead. Very smoky and salty on the palate. Peppery as well, with a
      hint of chili. Again ginger, upholstered with some liquorice. Diluted I get
      more oak, but also more salt.
    • Finish
      The finish is
      wonderfully long, smoky and salty.

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