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Overall rating
88.50/100
votes
12
Category
Single Grain
Distillery
Bottler
Hunter Laing (HL)
Bottling serie
The Sovereign
Vintage
03.1987
Bottled
05.2017
Stated Age
30 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
HL 13436
Number of bottles
197
Strength
56.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
10th Anniversary of The Whisky Barrel
Added on
29 May 2017 11:59 am by Kenn
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 117,00

7 × in wishlist

12 × member ratings

22 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Dumbarton 1987 HL

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.50 points

  1. Lorion scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Quite delicious. 85 points.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Quartier, earthy smoke. Honey. Vanilla. Aromatic oak.
    • Taste
      85 85
      Full, sweet, smoky. Grain. Tobacco.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Medium long, spicy-smoky.

  2. domani scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Requires water to develop in any case - 20.05.2018
    • Nose
      Purely the nose presents itself very alcoholic, solvents, after a time fruit flavors come, apricot, currant, the grain note is constantly present, dried banana, fresh baguette, butter biscuits, dark block chocolate
      With water it is very creamy and round, vanilla, chocolate, peach, ripe banana, grassy, ​​herbs, mint
    • Taste
      Beautiful sweetness, astringent, a good portion of pepper joined, creamy, caramel sweets, dark chocolate mousse, oak
      With water is still sweet, creamy caramel, chocolate mousse, the pepper sharpness remains what is not disturbing because the alcohol is very well integrated, herbs, bee honey
    • Finish
      medium

  3. Kenn scored this whisky 92 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      92 92

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