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Overall rating
77.96/100
votes
190
Whiskybase ID
WB66347
Category
Blend
Bottler
Chivas Brothers Ltd. (Chvs)
Bottling serie
Gold Signature
Bottled
2015
Stated Age
18 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
additional blue ribbon around bottle neck
Bottle code
LKRJ 1862 2015/05/11
Barcode
5000299225004
Added on
01 Apr 2015 7:14 pm by Kurt76

Average value

€ 58.81

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190 × member ratings

600 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Chivas Regal 18-year-old

18 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 77.96 points

  1. MarcinCh scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      83 83
      Full, rich, enjoyable. Ripe fruit. Peaches.
    • Taste
      80 80
      Fruit. Lots of spices. Black pepper.
    • Finish
      80 80
      Sweet. Ripe fruit. Peaches. Pepper.

  2. Don Cassi scored this whisky 72 points Expert Senior

    Slight sherry sweetness in the nose, with a longer standing also banana. The aroma is generally very restrained.

    In the mouth and in the finish, mainly raisin again with increasing intensity.

    All in all nice notes of sherry, but consistently too thin and watery. In the end, there remains too much bitterness.

    Grade: 2-

  3. Svjatogor scored this whisky 66 points Expert Senior

    n: robust, spise, oak, dried fruit
    t: oak, spicy, dry
    a: spice, cinnamon

  4. Wesbamm scored this whisky 82 points Newbie

    .
    • Nose
      80 80
      .
    • Taste
      85 85
      .
    • Finish
      80 80
      .

  5. Kilo1 scored this whisky 75 points Expert Junior

    Deeper, even softer and already almost completely combed Chivas, well, he is very licked, it quickly becomes boring.

  6. claymore84 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    Tasted on 03-19-2020 in the woods.
    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      78 78

  7. Scherenschnitte scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Mellow, sweet, fruity and simple. Notes of vanilla, apples, pears, honey⁣
    • Taste
      Watery, thin mouthfeel. Not as sweet or fruity on the palate as I thought it was going to be from my initial nosing. Immediately get a youthful alcohol taste (almost vodka like) which transitions to a woody taste. Some notes of vanilla, caramel, and a touch of spice. Not impressive on the palate and definitely not popping with any flavor.⁣
    • Finish
      Relatively short, dry finish with some wood notes, spice, and maybe a touch smoke. Fades to that young alcohol taste.⁣

  8. babintsev scored this whisky 79 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      77 77
      /20

  9. Albaron scored this whisky 82 points Specialist

    You hardly notice the blend. Very tasty, a strong body with sherry notes. Very nice
    • Nose
      Toffee, barley malt, a bit oily, a touch of solvent, slightly sour
    • Taste
      Malty, a light sherry note, toffee, barley sugar, slightly sour here too, some black tea, a hint of dried fruit, raisin mainly, caramel, slightly burnt
    • Finish
      The dried fruit and the toffee remains, but not for long, at the very end a tiny touch of draft

  10. maltaholic scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    The overwhelmed no. Convinced but compared to the 12er, which I like too.
    • Nose
      Sweet sherry, damp wood.
    • Taste
      Similar in taste, maybe an idea spicier. Or more oak instead of sherry. You can tell the maturity and the age. Tart, woody, fine.
    • Finish
      The finish is not very long, but aromatic and warm.

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