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Glenlivet Nàdurra - Peated

Overall rating
83.43/100
votes
81
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Batch PW0715
Bottled
30.07.2015
Casktype
Finished in Heavily Peated Whisky Casks
Strength
61.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
LPCJ 1280
Added on
03 Oct 2015 4:51 pm by RoyC
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 66,42

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81 × member ratings

152 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenlivet Nàdurra - Peated

18 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.43 points

  1. Docmacwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Jim Murray has awarded 95.5 points to the Nàdurra Peated.

  2. DramGoodLife scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    A really nice dream which loves water! Peated cask give just the right amount of smoke to allow the delicate and complex Glenlivet spirit to show. 
    • Nose
      Not peaky, just good clean smoke. With time the smoke gently begins to open and up comes a mossy and grassy note. With a drop of water, classic Glenlivet notes of apples and tropical fruits appear.
    • Taste
      On the palate it's hot, alcohol definitely doing a lot of talking. Smoky and dirty, lots of moss, grass and smoke. With water the a creaminess comes in, lots of vanilla and notes of green apple coming through.
    • Finish
      Long, with water it is apples with just a wisp of smoke lurking in the background. 

  3. Cubey666 scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Tasted at Story Tellers: Tasting Whisky in January 2017

    quite heavy on the alcohol.

    interresting combination of a Nadurra and peat, but it does not really do it for me.
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      80 80

  4. Tobi2100 scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    With the addition of water, the smoke is clearly in the background, the sharpness subsides and fruits become clearer. Whether you want that, everyone has to decide for themselves. Ordinary whisky as always in the Nadurrareihe. Otherwise a Glenlivet with clear smoke !!!!. You do not have that every day in the glass, therefore reasonably priced (55 €, 2017/06).
    • Nose
      Smoke, salt, ham, sweet behind, lemons with water: more citrus, lime, pineapple, cotton candy
    • Taste
      Ash, sour fruits, spicy with water: sweeter, more citrusy, still tingles on the tongue
    • Finish
      long, sweet, smoke, dark chocolate with water: medium, sweet, fruity

  5. wisekycourse scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    A dram as I like them, simple, intense, the note of peat just break a little fruit intake!
    • Nose
      Exotic fruits and fine peat!
    • Taste
      the peat is almost too little, but various spices and passion fruit, pineapple ... and apples in return explode in the mouth, the vanilla presents then the return of alcohol is felt !!
    • Finish
      medium to long enough on the same scents, then wood and peat reappear!

  6. Patrick93 scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

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

  7. Fight65 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

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

  8. Laga93 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      80 80

  9. yggr scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

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

  10. Achany scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    oh my holy ... I really did need some water. the ABV is hefty. It took me some time to settle. the Bourbon influence is nice. sweet, vanilla, some cocos, citrus, and a lot of spices and there is a gentle hint of peat. allright dram with water
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

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