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Overall rating
82.88/100
votes
10
Category
Single Grain
Distillery
Bottler
Duncan Taylor (DT)
Bottling serie
Rare Auld
Vintage
11.1973
Bottled
01.2005
Stated Age
31 years old
Casknumber
74061
Number of bottles
157
Strength
62.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
23 Jul 2009 1:48 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 160,00

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Whisky Reviews for Strathclyde 1973 DT

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.88 points

  1. Sensefreak scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Traditional grain nose but heavy abv. Needs more than 30 min. to open in the glass.
    "Explodes" in my mouth. Long lasting vanilla on the palete. Light peber, spicy and a touch of fruity notes.
    One drop of water made it more human and elegant.
    21, 22, 21, 21

  2. Toffie76 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    I have almost no experience in single grain, and that makes me want to deepen ...
    • Nose
      Vanilla and peppered. At this level of alcohol, adding water is no longer really an option. The water makes the dram thicker and expresses itself clearly and fully after 10 to 20 minutes. All this is not very far from a quality rye.
    • Taste
      Long fruity with a good dose of vanilla. Small dumps of white pepper and various aromatic spices
    • Finish
      Dry down in the final on a long fade out cereal. Very pleasant sensation that lasts in finesse several minutes

  3. MaltMartin scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    I can't help it, but I 'm a huge fan of old grain whisky's. I like the pencil shavings nose and the sweet flavours a lot.
    • Nose
      Light and clean. Spirity. Pencil shavings. Some grassiness. Melon and pineapple.
    • Taste
      Waxy and mouthfilling. Very sweet. Honey and vanilla. Bourbon whiskey style. Canned Del Monte Pineapples. Slightly peppery. Mellow and juicy.
    • Finish
      Long and sweet. Oakiness. Complex.

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