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Angels' Nectar First Edition Hf

Overall rating
79.85/100
votes
15
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Highfern (Hf)
Bottled
2014
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060406640021
Added on
07 Dec 2014 2:50 pm by holborndrinker
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 36.80

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15 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Angels' Nectar First Edition Hf

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.85 points

  1. coldsun scored this whisky 21 points Expert Senior

    Creamy, vanilla, milk, butter, slightly zesty.

  2. Dre73 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      80 80

  3. Dre73 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Fruity, plums, orange, apples too, red fruit. Sweet, vanilla. Also grassy, ​​hay.
    • Taste
      Light, fresh, sweet, honey. Fruity too, apples, prunes. Light pepper. Caramel too
    • Finish
      Light pepper, some spicy. Pretty short finish. Little sweet too, honey, caramel.

  4. markjedi1 scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Heather Honey

    Angel's Nectar is a fairly new range of blended malts (well, so far they have two) that take their name from the angel’s share – the part of liquid that evaporates during maturation. This young company – Highfern Ltd – has its HQ in Grantown-on-Spey and is run by Robert Ransom (what’s in a name?). The first release, which was already out there in 2014, is a blended malt composed from whisky’s from the Speyside and the Highlands and is very pale.

    The nose is light and reminds me of spring with loads of vanilla and grasses, but also orchard fruit with juicy apples in the lead. Some almonds kick in. Citrus in the background. Very light and playful.

    The mailt is fairly light and softly spiced on the palate. The orchard fruit is now preceded by a big dose of heather honey. You can actually taste the oak, which makes me feel the contents is quite young. The citrus is a lot more prominent on the palate than on the nose.

    The finish is spicy, but very short.

    Very easy and quaffable spring whisky. Bar a mistake on my part, I have not yet seen it in my neck of the woods, but did find it in Holland. Thanks to Robert for the sample.

  5. Kite did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Nice whisky full and smooth in the beginning and slipping away at the and. My bottle signed by founder Robert Ransom who was at the festival @ " De Bodega"

  6. Hvdree scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      83 83

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