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Knockando 1994

Overall rating
82.45/100
votes
44
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Slow Matured
Vintage
1994
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
18 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
Dark grey label
Bottle code
L4295CM000
Barcode
5010103802550
Added on
26 Jan 2015 7:14 am by Hans-Ludwig

Average value

€ 66,75

7 × in wishlist

44 × member ratings

107 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knockando 1994

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.45 points

  1. dandan798 scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
      sweet, dry, sherry, old wood, musky, books, spices,
    • Taste
      86 86
      sweet, sherry, fruit, apple, berries, spices, oak, cinnamon, vanilla, gooseberry, citrus
    • Finish
      85 85
      sweet, sherry, fruit, berries, sour, oak, vanilla

  2. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Yes, that too is sherry, but too much refill, too tart, too little fruit. Not so balanced and also rather thin from the aroma density.
    • Nose
      Sherry, of course, again the slightly sour fruits, but then more toffee, a slightly dusty component, pear, bright fruits, some honey.
    • Taste
      very dry. a lot of refill, spices, oak.
    • Finish
      dry, slightly astringent, oak, dark chocolate.

  3. Jorennuyts scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  4. J.K.Ch scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Pretty boring whisky. All right, but they get the nuts out of the boredom.
    • Nose
      Sweetly sweet, strong hazelnuts (new walnuts and fresh appetizers) with a dash of dough. Vanilla, sweet pastry and pinch cinnamon can be found in the scent.
    • Taste
      The taste is malt and somewhat honey, but otherwise quite faint.
    • Finish
      The mouthpiece is shorter, somewhat returning to the nuts, with a slight hint of the crispness of the bruised shell of scarcely ripe hazelnut.

  5. FrankDrebin scored this whisky 70 points Member Senior

    Incredibly boring every respect. Nice price, however...

  6. MadScientist scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      82 82

  7. Dirk did not rate this whisky Super Administrator

    • Nose
      Sherry notes, floral and nuts. Like the smell and it's a nice promise for the taste. Hope it can live up to it. Faint smell of burned butter.
    • Taste
      Buttery, soft in on the tongue, somewhat thick. Barley / malty. Less honey then the younger ones. Nice mouth feeling.
    • Finish
      Rather disapointing to me

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