Arran The Sherry Cask Finish

Overall rating
83.19/100
votes
75
Whiskybase ID
WB89557
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Cask Finishes
Bottled
2016
Casktype
Traditional Oak & Oloroso Sherry Casks Finish
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L 21 01 16 3 08:18 BB
Barcode
5060044482984
Added on
21 nov 2016 7:02 am by Seheiah
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 47.47

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Whisky reviews for Arran The Sherry Cask Finish

9 users have left 9 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 83.19 points.

  1. domani scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    I tried this Arran to complete the Cask Finish series. Within this series he is in my view the worst and not really recommended. The whisky is not round, flat and with alcoholic impact - 11.05.2019
    • Nose
      Delicate sherry aroma, citrus fruits, amarena cherry, pistachios, white chocolate, artificial vanilla extract, unrounded, spicy oak aroma in the background and some fresh mint
    • Taste
      Creamy and soft, malt sweetness, ginger, towards the end block chocolate with herbal aromas
    • Finish
      medium

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  3. prestonclub scored this whisky 65 points Expert Senior

    Nothing surprising, therefore, to find the cereal common thread like its little sisters. The mundanity will continue with classic notes of chocolate and red fruits, which one would, of course, expect to find when facing a cask of sherry.

    These fleeting notes evaporating moderately quickly, will give way to the bitterness just as typical of the series in question.

  4. Svjatogor scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    n: beautiful, old sherry, old wood, jam, fruits, caramel, green apples, figs, chocolate, cranberries, nuts
    t: sherry, sweet, oak, nuts, spicy, dark notes
    a: sherry, spicy, figs, lot of cranberries, vanilla, long finish

  5. Jimforgo scored this whisky 97 points Newbie

    Best Arran I’ve ever tasted

  6. Merl scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  7. TsiAI scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    Room temperature when drinking: 24 ℃

    Viewing Eyes: golden smell Nose: washing powder, ginger, grass, oiled nuts, handmade buns, green mango peel, a little fermented smell, miso, pickles, Shirley's feeling is not obvious taste Palate: flavor comparison Light, less layered, thinner, fried peanuts, nuts, lemon zest, pickles, dough, raw beans, margarine, a little sulfur, Chinese herbal medicine, earthy finish Finish: short, small pudding ice cream, maltose , Fresh walnut meat,
    Body: light, oily, five tannins, sour, medium bitter

    Nose: 82/100
    Palate: 82/100
    Finish: 82/100
    Body: 83/100
    Overall: 82/100

  8. Joe Karacho scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    A young fruity malt, sweet in the nose but dry in the mouth and throat, not a bad malt, but I would always prefer the 10-year standard bottling
    • Nose
      A fine, delicate sherry nose, sweet strawberries and cherries, ripe yellow apples and pears, a purée of local fruits, some oak in the background
    • Taste
      Surprisingly harsh alcoholic onset, fruity-vanilla, but rather dry than sweet, not as harmonious as the nose, but still delicious
    • Finish
      Relatively short and oak-dry

  9. Woodsmoke scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    Very tasty. Sherryfinish is good in taste. 
    • Nose
      Dark fruits and Sherry.
    • Taste
      Fruity and some spicy. Fruit Bubble-Gum. Slightly thin
    • Finish
      Medium finish. Dry and fruity

  10. whiskybros scored this whisky 82 points Expert Junior

    You can find our review here https://www.whiskybros.com/single-post/2017/03/20/Arran-The-Sherry-Cask-Finish-delhaize
    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

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