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Overall rating
85.00/100
votes
3
Whiskybase ID
WB80189
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
101 Proof
Bottled
1986
Stated Age
08 years old
Casktype
New American Oak Barrels
Strength
50.5 % Vol.
Size
750 ml 750 ml
Added on
21 Mar 2016 10:08 pm by mds51
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

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Whisky Reviews for Wild Turkey 08-year-old

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.00 points

  1. Auriverdes scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      72 72

  2. Dram Dracula scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    These older Wild Turkeys are such good drinkers. You cannot not like this, if you are at all a bourbon drinker. Mind u, they are not cheap anymore  (a 1986 bottling of 8/101 would probably fetch around $375 or even more, even though my bottle still has a price sticker of $16.65. Such balance, and good  mouthfeel, with creamy caramel, soft cinnamon, toffee, and dried dark fruits. Like all 8/101, there is almost no alcoholic sting. Wonderful representation of what a great bourbon should be. Whenever I have an opened bottle of older WT 8/101's, they get finished quick!

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