Bell's Old Scotch Whisky

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Whiskybase ID
Arthur Bell & Sons (AB&S)
Bottling serie
Specially Selected
750 ml
Ceramic Bell Decanter- No Alc statement, (left black oval) CONTENTS (right black oval) 750ml
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21 Dec 2015 1:19 pm by alectron

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Whisky Reviews for Bell's Old Scotch Whisky

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.50 points

  1. KyotoLefty scored this whisky 82 points Expert Junior

    Bought from a Yahoo Japan action.

    Appearance: Deep amber-orange, slightly leggy and oily.

    Nose: Caramel, vanilla, oak, slight oxidation, raisin, light smoke, cinnamon, touch of cherry and ginger, gingerbread cookies, some old bottle effect going on for sure.

    Palate: Oxidation, caramel, toffee, raisins, minerals—possibly from the clay, light old smoke, malt sugar. Very smooth, well integrated. Some peach and apricot. Not quite as nice as the nose.

    Finish: Sugar, stone fruit, cinnamon spice, bit of booze. Peppery.

    Overall: Extremely good condition from this old ceramic bottle. Old bottle effect there, and also some minerality from the clay (probably a bit too much). Generally a nice malty dram from the 70s or 80s with a bit of strangeness added. The nose is excellent (86?), the palate much less so (78?)

  2. maurisso scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    not bad, stay in the bell ...


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