Deanston 1997 TWC

Overall rating
86.16/100
votes
28
Whiskybase ID
WB81650
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Whisky Cask (TWC)
Vintage
1997
Bottled
2016
Stated Age
19 years old
Casktype
Pedro Ximénez Sherry Cask
Strength
55.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
28 apr 2016 7:09 am by Sapiano
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 109.90

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Whisky reviews for Deanston 1997 TWC

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 86.16 points.

  1. malthead-sven scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    Although I favor Fassstärken, this is a bit too sprightly and one-dimensional, even a lot of water and time cause not much in the taste there are bright spots.
    • Nose
      Malty and alcoholic in the first impression, nut cake, cane sugar, very sweet, yellow pears, almonds, honey, the sprightly note holds even after adding water in the glass, later lavender and heather, even sweeter
    • Taste
      sweet and slightly woody, slightly spicy, accompanied by grapes, amaretto and sugar candy
    • Finish
      quite strong but at most medium long, rather little oak, but nutty and sweet, here makes the PX-barrel noticeable

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  3. EnjoyLife89 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Sweet; Dried fruit; Coward; Raisin; dates; molasses sweetness; fresh herbs; Honey; vanilla
    • Taste
      Spicy, leather; really nice barrel; sweet, again leather, round, creamy; Dried fruit;
    • Finish
      Leather; spicy, vanilla, honey; fresh herbs; distinct nut, delicate bitter chocolate, distinct citrus; again nut (hazelnut); some cinnamon, WOW it has many facets. I love it

  4. Prince Valiant scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      87 87

  5. Ed Radour scored this whisky 88 points Specialist

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. malthead-1984 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Something tart nose, after official entrance a wonderful taste, nice long full finish Great Malt!
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  7. r00ster scored this whisky 83 points Member Senior

    Whisky that needs to be appreciated.
    • Nose
      The nose starts with a fresh heath, very woody, and herbal. Almost a hint of meat. So a very interesting nose in general.
    • Taste
      A sharp taste at first, very rich and full. Lots of meaty flavours and a bit of soap.
    • Finish
      With some water the finish is more delicate but in general the middle part of the whisky stays.

  8. yggr scored this whisky 84 points Specialist

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      86 86

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