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Overall rating
67.84/100
votes
39
Whiskybase ID
WB57197
Category
Blend
Bottler
William Longmore & Co. Ltd. (WLCL)
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
16 Aug 2014 7:18 pm by RoyalScotsman

Average value

€ 17.71

2 × in wishlist

39 × member ratings

66 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Passport Blended Scotch Whisky

12 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 67.84 points

  1. Kilo1 scored this whisky 42 points Expert Junior

    It seemed harsh, but in the aroma it already starts to be traced, a little wood, floral tones, but it was too alcoholic.

  2. Matt80 scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      A little spirit, wet wood, an underlying candy sweetness, a touch of wood spice with a vague freshly cut green apple tang.

      With water - candy sweetness slightly more pronounced.
    • Taste
      Very oaky, a little rough, wood spice and pepper.

      With water - a touch of saltiness.
    • Finish
      Surprisingly quite long. Like chewing on fresh wood liberally sprinkled with black pepper.

      With water - not much different although the wood is less dominant

  3. coldsun scored this whisky 66 points Expert Senior

    Simple whiskey without something special. Probably taste is a little bit stronger (more alcoholic) than I like.

  4. lincolnimp did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Glenlivet whiskey is the main malt in this blend

  5. valery77 scored this whisky 66 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      74 74
    • Taste
      68 68
    • Finish
      50 50

  6. Fortuna1895 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    If there's not a good shot of Glenlivet in there ... For the friends of the very mild and consumers who do not care about whiskey. Probably also good for mixing.
    • Nose
      Sweet, lovely, fruity, that's how the first fragrance can be described. Gentle notes of soft orange-yellow fruit drizzled with lemon juice. A very light minty freshness, a pinch of powdered sugar. And in the background a hint of sherry & oak. If you add water, malt comes out. Furthermore, breathy notes of grapefruit juice, lemon maoam, apple peel and some cereals.
    • Taste
      The Passport has a very soft and velvety smooth start. An idea sherry, some oak, a few spices & pureed yellow fruits. I'm not sure, but is not there something about Grain Whiskey? It gets even softer with water than it already is. Some wood, but now also clearer fruit notes. And, yes, those are the graynotes, clear and clear.
    • Finish
      Soft spicy sounds & small, almost mild, pepper notes. Over time, gracefully graceful Grainanklänge develop additionally. All in all, relatively short finish. If water has been added, the finish will only provide the soft touch of a light dryness, a faintest hint of mild spices & (luckily) a little chocolate note.

  7. Andytka3 scored this whisky 68 points Connoisseur

    Nose:- Light heat and pungent on first sniff. Underlay earthy note, wet mud and roasted peanut. Very soft.

    Palate:- Grainy, medium body with touch of oil and caramel.

    Finish:- Warming, short-medium. Toasted bitterness remains.
    — at The Whisky Bar, Kuala Lumpur.
    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      75 75

  8. r0back55 scored this whisky 68 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      69 69
    • Taste
      70 70
    • Finish
      65 65

  9. r0back55 scored this whisky 68 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      The delicate aroma of rotten fruit.
    • Taste
      Vanilla, some oak, woody
    • Finish
      Delicate sweet

  10. HunterRomario scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    I directly compared the Cutty Sark Prohibition Edition, but the price and qualitative difference was pretty pronounced, but good for a point spacing. Passport is a very delicate blend, cultured, well-drunk, light and definitely a very good alternative to more sophisticated blends. I was surprised. If I had chosen Ballantinkou Finest, Walker Red Label and Passport, I would pass Passportce. Thank you for the sample.
    • Nose
      Smooth, soft. Straw, delicately citrus, a pinch of smoke, some malt, and ultimately mint. After drinking and evaporating in the glass, a smell of smoke, smoke, remained. (77 b)
    • Taste
      Taste delicate, rounded, light. Malt, vanilla. But in the touch, it presses, pleasant wood appears, again a hint of smoke, surprisingly without signs of bitterness. (79 b)

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