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Talisker 1991

Overall rating
87.69/100
votes
56
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Distillers Edition
Vintage
1991
Bottled
2004
Casktype
Double Matured in Amoroso Sherry Wood
Strength
45.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 1000 ml
Bottle code
TD-S: 5FR
Barcode
5000281013985
Added on
07 Jul 2007 7:00 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 198,04

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Whisky Reviews for Talisker 1991

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.69 points

  1. Helgo scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    From the nose one of the best Talisker DEs. Unfortunately a bit weak in the finish.
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  2. ASWhisky scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Ranking 1.Nase, 2.Mund, 3. Departure instead of 90 (nose and mouth) - 88 out of 100 points
    • Nose
      maritime fruity
      sherry and old harbor ropes with seaweed
      salty flowery moorland air
      The Erika is already flourishing
      You are not sure
      Peat and salt are too heavy in the air
      old sherry casks in the warm sun
      Leather shoes on warm asphalt
      Menthol in fruity tart sherry over chocolate toffee
    • Taste
      gentle, almost flowery start
      ethereal, spicy, yet toffee-soft on the tongue
      Your mouth is filled, sherry smoke and salt
      fruity tar, chocolate toffee, some menthol
      Pepper spicy blends fruit sweetly
      complex and flattering
    • Finish
      short - medium
      Chocolate, menthol, fruit, salt
      Barn notes & maritime notes to the end
      in the end weak notes
      slight bitterness and old barrel
      the departure flattens off
      Point deduction for it

  3. bull10298 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Prunes, toffee and something very slightly fishy on the nose. Another big,
    dominant dram like the 1989, mouth-coating, with treacle, malt and a suggestion
    of full cream milk. The finish is long, quite fruity, and pleasing as it slowly
    dries. Bottled 2004.

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  4. Helgo scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      93 93

  5. alectron scored this whisky 86 points Specialist

    • Nose
      leather, tobacco, stewed fruit. (88)
    • Taste
      oily, salty, stewed fruits & some dissolved fruit drops, faint sherry. (87)
    • Finish
      drying, more saltyness, faint chocolate, a bit liquor-y/artificially thick/clotted. (83)

  6. CrilleVBG scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    I can really taste the sherry, sweet and fruity.
    • Nose
      It's a soft and pleasant smell coming from the glass. It's sweet and fruity. You can really feel the sweet sherry aroma, but there are also cocoa, chocolate and some rubber..
    • Taste
      It's quite smooth, but there is strong flavors, nice..
    • Finish
      The finish is medium long, smooth and fruity.

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