Auchentoshan 21-year-old

Overall rating
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Limited "A" Release
Stated Age
21 years old
Sherry & Bourbon Casks
43.0 % Vol.
700 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
L 142210
Added on
12 Apr 2015 9:01 am by rottendon

Average value

€ 124,49

17 × in wishlist

54 × member ratings

152 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Auchentoshan 21-year-old

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.04 points

  1. IIIZIII scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      82 82
      Light grass, meadow, fresh, green, vegetal notes, green banana, slight toffee note in the background. Very unique lowlandiness on the nose. Some vanilla. With time it is getting milder. The green banana note is more restrained but stays in the focus
    • Taste
      83 83
      Very sharp, strong oak development with some grassiness.
      Sweet and green balance
    • Finish
      83 83
      Quiet short. Vanilla oil

  2. Achany scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    sweet, some honey, some hints of sherry. traces of malty cereals and it shows that there is complexity. a lot of oak, bitter, the bitterness takes over and at the end there is not more sweetness around. finish is short to medium long and rather bitter as well.
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

  3. Eun1 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
      Flowers with vanilla white oak, ripe peaches - then a clear adhesive note. Grassy. Leather. Sherry.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Wood notes. Herbs.
    • Finish
      80 80
      medium and dry

  4. Mr. D. scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  5. JimmyLeg did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Ralfy's Review:


  6. Andytka3 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Pleasantly complex, burst of creme caramel at first, then banana and starfruit drift by with dark fruits quick to
    follow and add to the depth. Hints of metallic and cool steel.

    P- Much spicy with more wood coming through, sweet caramel coated thin coffee. Hint of bitter-gourd at the tail. F- Long and smooth, light texture but hold up the rich flavours well. A
    return of honey fragrant with spicy pepper, curious vegetal of
    bitter-gourd appeared again at the end. Best in their core range.

    — at The Whisky Bar, Kuala Lumpur.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      91 91

  7. yellowcake did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    The nose is very good, I could smell forever. It is pleasantly complex, round and full-bodied and very harmonious, although the finish could have been a bit longer.
    • Nose
      very clear floral notes, hay, candied nuts, very pleasant sweetness and mild, the oak is beautifully integrated and holds back a bit; pickled cherries and chocolate complete the impression
    • Taste
      The oak and vanilla dominate at the beginning, then the floral notes come back to the fore as well as a fruity sweetness. The cherries and chocolate are also found and complemented by honey.
    • Finish
      A slight bitterness of oak completes the impression and you can still recognize notes of dark chocolate and cocoa.
      The finish is medium long.


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