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Overall rating
88.00/100
vote
1
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
That Boutique-y Whisky Company (TBWC)
Bottled
2017
Stated Age
25 years old
Number of bottles
139
Strength
49.7 % Vol.
Size
500 ml
Added on
15 Feb 2017 8:52 am by holborndrinker
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 137,87

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Whisky Reviews for Glenrothes Batch 3 TBWC

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.00 points

  1. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    https://whiskylovingpianist.wordpress.com/2017/05/15/whisky-squad-144-tbwc-what-lies-beneath/

    N: Sherried raisins, char and fruits, everything as you may expect - present & correct and oh so clean. Also rather open with notes of gingerbread molasses, bananas, lemon cello, a slight farmy note - goats=cottage cheese, glue,.... I associate this smell clearly with only one distillery - Glenrothes.
    T: Well sherried yet refreshingly, this isnt about the sherry. Moves to deep putty, struck matches,..... [I really need more time with this one].
    F: Fruits to the end, sweet liquorice-to-aniseed and a sweet vanilla ice-cream finish.
    C: I'm convinced its Glenrothes, which fits perfectly with the distillery profile and tonights ‘blends’ theme - and is at the heart of blends such as Cutty Sark & Famous Grouse. Am i right? Yes, finally i got one! That distillery character is so firm. How do Glenrothes impart such heavy sherry on their spirit without ever even a suggestion of sulphur? Faultless and the best of the night, though the Tullibardine i will remember equally well and the Caledonian i buy.Scores a B[+]

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