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Overall rating
85.35/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Creative Whisky Company (CWC)
Bottling serie
The David Rampling Series
Vintage
01.04.2008
Bottled
2015
Stated Age
07 years old
Casknumber
1
Number of bottles
320
Strength
53.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
The Exclusive Malts
Added on
27 Sep 2015 10:21 am by Meulie
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 73,73

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25 × member ratings

27 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knockdhu 2008 CWC

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.35 points

  1. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Enthusiasm 4/5 Whisky n ° 1352
    • Nose
      Milky and light - evoking grain whisky. Plethora of fresh fruits, too mixed up so that I can distinguish them. Airy, he gives late notes of dry grass.
    • Taste
      Very light, fluid. No defect of youth! Some malty notes. Fruity, but not complex.
    • Finish
      On vanilla, basically. Nice and simple.

  2. Rowald Sweet Empire scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Young. Spirity. Yet a lot of sweet things going on. Banana. Peach. Pear. Gummibears. Toffee. Some herbs. Nutmeg. Young but feisty. I like it.

  3. Peter(TTMC) scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

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

  4. KayMeertens scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    85/86.
    • Nose
      Banana, pear, creamy caramel, cranberry, peach and gingerbread. With water some aniseed and citrus.
    • Taste
      Doyenne du domice pear, banana, caramel, raspberry sauce and spice. It can't handle water very well.
    • Finish
      Banana, caramel, pear, cranberry and orange.

  5. JacobaEd scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

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

  6. Pikehunter scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      86 86

  7. Pikehunter scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Source: The Whisky Specialist. Knockdhu TCWC EXM, 2008 7 years, 53.5%, 0,7L, cask 1 320 bottles.
    The distillery is owned by Diagio. An Cnoc means "black hill" in the gaelic. Since 1993 the name for the products of the Knockdhu distillery. The production is 2 million liters per year. A large part disappears in the blending, especially that of J & B.
    Nose: Poached pear and peach, roasted coconut, bacon pie.
    Taste: Full, sweet and dry spices, liquorice, anise, ginger.
    Finish: Nice balance, popcorn, cough syrup and nutmeg.

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