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Overall rating 12 votes 83.50
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cadenhead (CA)
Bottling serie
Authentic Collection
Vintage
1989
Bottled
02.2007
Stated Age
17 years old
Casktype
Sauterne Hogshead
Number of bottles
276
Strength
55.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
19 May 2009 10:48 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 65,00

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My 4 x 25 ratings

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose 22
Taste 21
Finish 19
Balance 21

Tastingtags

2 Notes

Allandale
Connoisseur Allandale Tasting note
23 Jan 2014 10:53 am
Allandale gave this whisky 93 points
Color
Tawny
Nose

bourbony  notes and overripe fruit.

Taste

For me confused nose: remains bipolar, with intense wine, roast barley, with spices and cocoa.

Finish

very long, sultana sweetness,cocoa.

Comments

Braeval at his best ?

magic_slim
Connoisseur magic_slim Tasting note
21 Sep 2013 6:20 pm
magic_slim gave this whisky 83 points
Color
Tawny
Nose

Warming with obvious notes of alcohol, dark honey and toffee aromas at first nosing. Sweet wine aroma is obvious, when nosing it more from the distance. Notes of candy floss and candy apple dominate, when you are getting closer. But be careful - when you get too close the alcohol will burn your nose. Becomes oaky after some time.

Inviting - the smell is enticing you to slurp.
Taste

Powerful start, spirity, warming from deep inside. Rolls very nicely over the tongue and has kept its toffee sweetness. Additional notes of raspberries and oak. Quite pleasant. 

Finish

Long and oaky.

Comments

Good and pleasant whisky worth trying.

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