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Overall rating
87.82/100
votes
65
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Brachadair (Brd)
Vintage
1997
Bottled
07.2016
Stated Age
19 years old
Casktype
Ex-Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
7215
Number of bottles
195
Strength
54.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
07 Dec 2016 9:02 am by RoyC
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 135,00

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62 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Mortlach 1997 Brd

15 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.82 points

  1. Dris scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. Gerrit84 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  3. Cubey666 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    had the pleasure of meeting Patrick Vanderlinden at Whisky in Leiden 2018, and taste a selection of his Brachadair bottlings: the Linkwood, Mortlach, Invergordon, Ben Nevis and Ledaig.

    what a specacular Mortlach this is, bold and powerful, spicy with a big body!
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  4. Dre73 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Powerful whisky, very decent, full body, some nice fruits and sweetness. Another strong Brachadair bottling.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Pretty much alcohol, sweet, vanilla, fruit, citrus, tropical fruit. Ripe apples. Biscuits and oranges.
    • Taste
      88 88
      Pretty much pepper, strong. Sweet, vanilla. Very intense. peach, honey, full taste.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Still strong, pickering, pepper. Sweet, peach, honey, some vanilla, pretty long. Later in, some tobacco remains in the mouth, and wood.

  5. ctu scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Nice bourbon Mortlach.
    • Nose
      Bourbon vanilla, citruses, milk coffee, brown sugar and spicy oak.
    • Taste
      Powerful and oily. Matured oak, waxy fruits, vanilla, citruses, ginger and pepper.
    • Finish
      Long, spicy, fruity.

  6. Lakerfield scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Tasted at the Whiskybase Gathering 19/10/2019

  7. HammerHead scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  8. Willum scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  9. mr.p9 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  10. Jaydee scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Great whisky. Intense taste but smooth. Fruity nose, taste is a good combination of fruityness and spicyness, lots of flavours. Medium to long finish.
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      90 90

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