Auchroisk 10-year-old

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Flora & Fauna
Stated Age
10 years old
43.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottle code
Added on
07 nov 2015 8:40 pm by Norbs

Average value

€ 59.40

5 × in wishlist

21 × member ratings

37 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Auchroisk 10-year-old

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 82.05 points.

  1. FeydRautha scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. WLUO scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

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

  3. Whiskychap scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    My first Auchroisk and it`s a decent start. A good malt, but quite spicy for 43%. If the wood and sweetness was more refined we would have a very fine malt on our hands. Will check out other bottlings from the destillery.
    • Nose
      Quite soft on the nose i got some yellow fruits, almost hint of pineapple, cardboard (new wood in the mix?),Vanilla, mild spices
    • Taste
      Sweet lika vanilla with powdered sugar, some active wood followed by touch of something bitter/sour.
    • Finish
      More wood and pepper

      Overall: 21

  4. St. Pauli scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    A nice standard bottling of the past, in which the distillery character is revealed pretty well. A bit young, but quite drinkeable.
    • Nose
      Young, peppery, grassy, and fruity. It has this young and vibrant nose of pear, pepper, malt and grass. Later, getting mellower with also green apple, and honey. There is a tiny hint of wood smoke and marzipan.
    • Taste
      Rather thin, and obviously young, sligthly hot for a 43% ABV whisky. The pear is dominant, with a little metallic edge to it. Further, it's maltier, and yiestier than on the nose. Think of barley, and dough. Also some honey and eventually pepper.
    • Finish
      Short to medium. It leaves a rather rounded impression of the malt, with cereal, dough, honey. The fruit is still there, but less dominant.

  5. Defeatless scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Thick and creamy. Loads of sultana's. Some vanilla and actually quite oaky for a 10yo. There is also a slight hint of sulpher in the nose. But it's not really putting anything down.

    Sweet and sour arrival. Develops in some liquid sultana's. Nice and full sherried whisky. Again the sulpher notes are coming through, but it's not a bad case.
    There are also some biscuit and bread notes to be found.

    Soft as silk, I assume this has been chill filtered.

    Medium-long. Again the sultana's and the bread. But it moves on to some oak. Vanilla and caramel are on the background and and the whole taste.

    Don't pay over €50,- Everything more is speculation.

    Nice and decent as the whole F&F range.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. Daan Tje scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

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

  7. mer1973 scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      79 79


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