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Overall rating
83.44/100
votes
84
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
New American White Oak Barrels
Strength
47.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
42 21 221 16 28:11
Barcode
096749000067
Added on
31 Mar 2015 10:53 pm by rottendon
Uncolored

Average value

€ 94,02

4 × in wishlist

84 × member ratings

279 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Elijah Craig 12-year-old

20 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.44 points

  1. mandragoru scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

  2. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 75 points Connoisseur

    Pretty good for a bourbon. Nice nose, pretty soft, somehow not very exciting. But put Jim & Jack loose in the bag.

  3. ctu scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Not bad, but the Barrel Proof's balance and strength were much better. Pretty grainy.
    • Nose
      Oak and vanilla. Forest fruits and horseradish.
    • Taste
      BIg oak and spices. Vanilla, ginger, watermelon shell. Apple.
    • Finish
      Medium length, oaky, spicy.

  4. Hane*92 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      80 80

  5. Dre73 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. Dre73 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Delicious bourbon, especially given its price.
    • Nose
      sweet and fruity. vanilla, honey
    • Taste
      Sweet, fruity. Light pepper, melon-like, vanilla
    • Finish
      light pepper still. pretty long. Sweet, floral, a little bit that you get afterwards at an Indian restaurant ...

  7. mer1973 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      83 83

  8. KayMeertens scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Not bad! 84/85.
    • Nose
      Strawberry, wood and vanilla
    • Taste
      Woody, spicy. Berries and a little glue. With water also a little melon.
    • Finish
      Cherry, caramel, wood and a little peach.

  9. dRambo scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Nose: Corn, slightly adhesive, ripe apricot, orange oil, vanilla, honey, roasted aromas, light floral notes on the rim
    Taste: oily, spicy, syrupy, pleasant sweetness, vanilla, powerful with noticeable but round alcohol notes, tart, resinous oak, sawdust, dry finish
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  10. schero scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Top PLV
    • Nose
      Popcorn, Honig, Verdünnung, Orangeat, Sägespäne, insgesamt süß harzig
    • Taste
      Süß mit viel Eiche, Zuckerrübensirup, angebrannter Zucker, cremig, sehr lecker
    • Finish
      Die süße Harzigkeit bleibt lange, die Eiche ist präsent, wandert schon den Rachen hinunter, im Mund eher kurz

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