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Connemara Peated Single Malt

Overall rating
77.29/100
votes
406
Whiskybase ID
WB69203
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L16085 20/09/16
Barcode
5099357002305
Added on
14 Jun 2015 7:28 pm
Colored

Average value

€ 30.99

17 × in wishlist

406 × member ratings

1084 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Connemara Peated Single Malt

65 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 77.29 points

  1. stefan_PB scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    I must say I was very skeptical about this whiskey, as it is now a "supermarket whiskey" for a reasonable price. But he really convinced me for the price. Nice soft and fruity and above all pleasant smoke. I honestly can not think of a single malt that has a similar PLV.
    • Nose
      82 82
      The smell of pest hits you in the nose, then ripe pears and apples and fresh hay
    • Taste
      84 84
      Sweet, leather and smoked bacon, very very soft
    • Finish
      80 80
      short finish with lots of sweetness superimposed by fine smoke

  2. Gloin scored this whisky 70 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      medium smoke (campfire), citrus, fruit basket, vanilla, sweet
    • Taste
      sweet, soft and fruity, fruit basket
    • Finish
      Smoke and bitterness, medium length

  3. Ficelli scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

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

  4. Teomarg scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. Gweddry scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    after a while in a glass better, palate weak
    • Nose
      sharper, peat, dry smoke, apple, trace of sherry, peaches, honey, vanilla
    • Taste
      smoke, bitter, alcohol, trace of sherry, salted butter, oily, oak
    • Finish
      bitter, weaker omelette, grass

  6. Svjatogor scored this whisky 73 points Expert Senior

    peat, bonfire, smoke, sweet, light, vanilla

  7. GoranC scored this whisky 90 points Newbie

    Simply one of the best for this price. Smooth and wonderfully smoky.

  8. Matt80 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Ash, peat smoke, a little one-dimensional. With time there is a touch of burnt treacle.

      With water - a little sweeter.
    • Taste
      Slightly weak mouth feel. Heavy smoke tinged with salt.

      With water - smoke just loses a little intensity.
    • Finish
      Medium/long, sea salt, pepper, strong peat smoke.

      With water - finish shorter.

  9. stefanrietdijk scored this whisky 74 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      Fruity, green appels, quite some peat
    • Taste
      A light dram, smooth, not very complex
    • Finish
      Medium finish

  10. flurk scored this whisky 69 points Newbie

    Starting to taste some whiskey. I like the smokey taste. Good for the price.

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