- Single Grain
- Distillery Bottling
- Stated Age
- 05 years old
- 1st Fill Bourbon Casks
- 43.0 % Vol.
- 750 ml
- Bottle code
- LG5 21 I16
- Added on
- 02 Feb 2017 8:54 am by XVII
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Whisky Reviews for Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky
4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.06 points
- Smells and tastes a lot like bourbon. A very oily bourbon. Simple and sweet with easily defined characteristics. Pairs well with food because it's flavors are strong enough to shine through. A good price to quality ratio.
The bourbon cask influence is strong. Corn oil, cherries, vanilla, dry muesli, banana, and a touch of dill at the very end.
Syrupy for a single grain. Buttery dessert pastry, coconut cream, vanilla, green bananas and caramel, and a touch of licorice.
Pink grapefruit, ginger, and soft oak tannins.
I had this before, and whilst it’s never going to change the world I get it’s modest appeal.
N: Banana & fudge rum-like nose with generic peach candle/synthetic syrup-y gelateria.
T: Spirity, rum ’n’ raisin icecream flavouring. Drier, less spirity with water.
F: Spirity still, finishing with dryish toasted [almost creme brûlée] vanilla.
C: Archetypal campfire grain? Nose worked best for me today. Scores two points less than i had it last year.Scores a D[+]