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Millstone Ménage à Trois

Overall rating
85.77/100
votes
32
Category
Single Grain
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Special No. 3
Vintage
11.2008
Bottled
21.05.2014
Casktype
American
Number of bottles
1158
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 Jul 2014 10:14 pm by 404fred
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 42,78

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32 × member ratings

54 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Millstone Ménage à Trois

17 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.77 points

  1. Simo scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

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

  2. Defeatless scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Re-review

    Nose:

    There is the obvious glue smell, but that fades away. Then there is hay, sawdust and a hint of stewed apples. The smell reminds me of corn and other grain silo's. There is a hint of vanilla in the background.

    Taste:

    Sweet. Little sour. Quit fruity. There is a recognizable grain part in the taste. There is oak, vanilla and honey. Body:

    Full and creamy

    Finish:

    Medium-long length. There is the vanilla burst. together with creamy caramel. It lasts surprisingly long for such a young whisky.

    Price:

    Realy well priced, it must be the last bottles which are for sale now.

    Presentation:

    Sober and decent.
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

  3. Rien scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. Toffie76 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Nice! The 100% Rye of the same house will seduce more easily those who appreciate rather a passion and a facet more dirty.
    • Nose
      gourmand, pastry chef, vanilla. Clean. lemony. An elegant woody touch.
    • Taste
      the mouth follows the nose without much surprise; it's well done, of medium length. Without asperities, it is the ideal dram for a start of the taste buds. It will seduce by its balance and its delicacy. Coconut, vanilla, malt and a touch of spice in shambles.
      Wooded.
    • Finish
      A little short, but nice; a smooth fade-out

  5. rpvdwel scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. Hvdree scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  7. mer1973 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

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

  8. fgg scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      80 80

  9. fgg scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    I taste SG's after 5 minutes and then let them rest for an hour or so.
    • Nose
      After 5 min: Glue in the background, a little caramel, strong nutty smell and heavy citrus.

      After 1 hour: Glue still at the background, nose stays the same but far in the back a twist of anise is developing.
    • Taste
      After 5 min: Nuts and citrus, very few glue. Very creamy, but it has a sharpness that reveals either young age or high ABV. In this case probably the age.

      After 1 hour: the nuts stay, a heavy sweetness of the citrus is coming to the front, the anise is tastable
    • Finish
      After 5 min: Medium short

      After 1 hour: Medium

  10. Berrysaki scored this whisky 70 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      Light caramel, lemon peel, varnish, apples, salmiac, vanilla
    • Taste
      There's a unnatural sweetness to it. alcohol kicks in, lemon, cumin.
    • Finish
      Only that unnatural sweetness stays for a long time.

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