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Overall rating
87.43/100
votes
16
Whiskybase ID
WB61303
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
Spring 2014
Stated Age
17 years old
Casktype
#4 Charred New White American Oak Barrels
Strength
45.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Barcode
088004021443
Added on
21 Nov 2014 9:11 pm by RoyC
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 863.64

5 × in wishlist

16 × member ratings

33 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Eagle Rare 17-year-old

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.43 points

  1. Palindrome scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    This dram is flawed somewhat, but I like it all the same. Still, it doesn't measure up to the other Eagle Rare that I opened before this one. This one is much hotter and the fire gets in the way of the glory, like a backdraft in a house fire as firemen rush in to save the day, only to perish in flames. God rest the souls of my tastebuds. Unfortunately, water doesn't help in this case, but rather harms what could have been an even better dram. If I didn't know better, I would guess that Buff Trace mixed up 17 with 13. Yes this drinks like a 13 year-old, or even a 12 year-old.

  2. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      79 79

  3. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Oaky, nutty, oranges
    • Taste
      Liquorice, orange marmalade, tobacco, chocolate
    • Finish
      Medium long, coffee, pepper

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