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Overall rating
82.67/100
votes
11
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
A.D. Rattray (DR)
Bottling serie
Individual Cask Bottling
Vintage
17.09.1996
Bottled
11.08.2014
Stated Age
17 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
10622
Number of bottles
281
Strength
56.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
30 Aug 2014 11:32 am by RoyC
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 81.42

3 × in wishlist

11 × member ratings

17 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Dailuaine 1996 DR

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.67 points

  1. Rosebank88 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Starts finely structured and complex. First citrus notes, cut flowers, jasmine, pine nuts and hearty malt. Gradually, grass, sour cider apples and loess. With water: Sweet, freshly pressed grapes, citrusy aromas, mint and grass. Maybe a bit buttery too.
    • Taste
      Very citrus, fine spicy and grassy. Will then mineral and fine vanilla, coconut oil and pepper. With water: citrusy freshness, freshly squeezed lemon juice, mineral notes and sour coconut oil.
    • Finish
      Long, full and fragrant. Bright grapes, again cut flowers and bright summer honey.

  2. AH Whiskyvitrine scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

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

  3. Maltmaniac72 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    "Citrus bomb"
    • Nose
      Pungent approach with lots of citrus / grape / lemons followed by a dry sweetness, green aromas (grass, mint, cut flowers) and fresh oak. A touch of melons and unripe, green bananas. Wild, edgy and fresh, alcoholic. 42 points
    • Taste
      Fine viscosity, many thin streaks. Creamy texture, full-bodied / palate-filling with lots of citrus and green aromas. Maybe some acacia honey. Overall, little complex taste. Dry sweetness and again and again citrus. 44 points
    • Finish
      Long, very long, sustainably lemony, toasted oak and green aromas.

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