Talisker 10 Years

The Talisker 10 years old is the main standard bottling from the Talisker distillery. It is a spicy, smoky, malty whisky from the Isle of Skye.

The Talisker 10 years old is the main standard bottling from the Talisker distillery. It is a spicy, smoky, malty whisky from the Isle of Skye.

Details about this bottle Edit
5424
Talisker
Scotland, Islands
Single Malt Whisky
10 Years
45.8%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon- and sherry casks
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Maritime Notes:
Seaweed:
Sweet:
Spices:
Salt:
Fruit:
Zitrus:
Malt:
Bonfire Smoke:
Sherry:
Iodine:
Vanilla:
Lemon:
Pepper:
Oak:
Ham:
Medicinal Smoke:
Leather:
Herbs:
Herb:
Chili:
Caramel:
Dried Fruit:
Heather:
Honey:
Orange:
Alcohol:
Banana:
Berries:
Pear:
Apple:
Nuts:
Raisin:
Chocolate:
Oil:
Walnut:
Cinnamon:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Floral:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Hazelnut:
Lemon Peel:
Lime:
Peach:
Tobacco:
Tasting
Spices:
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Pepper:
Chili:
Maritime Notes:
Salt:
Fruit:
Malt:
Seaweed:
Oak:
Sherry:
Zitrus:
Bonfire Smoke:
Barley:
Dried Fruit:
Nuts:
Alcohol:
Vanilla:
Herb:
Oil:
Ham:
Lemon:
Caramel:
Iodine:
Herbs:
Medicinal Smoke:
Heather:
Coffee:
Ginger:
Honey:
Orange:
Pear:
Apple:
Chocolate:
Cinnamon:
Dark Chocolate:
Grape:
Leather:
Tobacco:
Almonds:
Berries:
Black Currant:
Cake:
Clove:
Floral:
Grapefruit:
Hay:
Hazelnut:
Lemon Peel:
Lime:
Peach:
Raisin:
Finish
Spices:
Peat Smoke:
Pepper:
Chili:
Sweet:
Maritime Notes:
Seaweed:
Malt:
Oak:
Fruit:
Salt:
Herb:
Sherry:
Bonfire Smoke:
Dark Chocolate:
Zitrus:
Dried Fruit:
Nuts:
Herbs:
Ham:
Vanilla:
Alcohol:
Hay:
Iodine:
Lemon:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Green Apple:
Heather:
Pear:
Tobacco:
Apple:
Cinnamon:
Clove:
Grapefruit:
Leather:
Medicinal Smoke:

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4.1 Rate
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Tasting Notes 47

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04. Jan 2018
Nosing:
Salt Seaweed Peat Smoke Bonfire Smoke Spices
Taste:
Fruit Oak Peat Smoke Leather Salt Grapefruit
Finish:
Nuts
Comment:
烟熏大海
Tomasz
11. Mar 2019

Comment: I don't even want to get into too much details in here. This whisky is one of the best and will be my friend for lifetime. That is for sure! I think it can be good for both peat lovers and also sweat and more delicate whisky fans. It is smoky, it is maritime, but is is also very complex, very oily, very sweet, spicy but not too much and has this perfect profile of oakiness which I fell in love in JW black, but here is much more prominant. Absolutely must try for any whisky lovers.
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07. Mar 2016
Nosing: Peat Smoke Medicinal Smoke Salt Seaweed ,maritime, seafood, may be oysters, Sherry , some Iodine and iron, Caramel Malt , Lemon

Taste: Sweet , Malt , Sherry , then Oak , Peat Smoke , Salt andPepper - full

Finish: Pepper , Oak , Peat Smoke , maritime: Salt and Seaweed , Sweet and some bitterness - very intense

Comment: good in winter - warming

Rating of article "Talisker 10Y - 45.8% - 0.2l"

DRV12
07. Mar 2016
Nosing: Peat Smoke Medicinal Smoke Salt Seaweed ,maritime, seafood, may be oysters, Sherry , some Iodine and iron, Caramel Malt , Lemon

Taste: Sweet , Malt , Sherry , then Oak , Peat Smoke , Salt andPepper - full

Finish: Pepper , Oak , Peat Smoke , maritime: Salt and Seaweed , Sweet and some bitterness - very intense

Comment: good in winter - warming
10. Dec 2017
Nosing: Peat Smoke Salt Apple Leather

Taste: Sweet Oak Chili

Finish: Herb Medicinal Smoke Maritime Notes

Comment:
02. May 2016
Nosing: Peat Smoke Seaweed Salt

Taste: Peat Smoke Spices Sherry Salt

Finish: Peat Smoke

Comment:
18. May 2016
Nosing: Peat Smoke Seaweed Salt

Taste: Peat Smoke Salt Spices Sherry Sweet Oil Pepper

Finish: long warming, with Peat Smoke Pepper

Comment: very well balanced
(A little bit addicted to this bottle. So I change to 4 stars lol
14. Aug 2020
Nosing:
alcohol: Peat Smoke Zitrus :Fruit
Taste:
Chili Alcohol Orange :Peat Smoke citrus: Sweet
Finish:
Chili Peat Smoke Sweet
Com
very different from my expectation. It's not something with see weed and peat. It's the one with alcohol with little bit smoke and sweetness.
08. Apr 2017
Nosing: Peat Smoke Spices Chili Pepper Coffee Dried Fruit Vanilla Honey Caramel Sweet Fruit Salt Iodine Seaweed Grass Malt Ham Dark Chocolate Leather Cinnamon

Taste: Oak Spices Sweet Coffee Chili Peat Smoke Salt Fruit Apple Dried Fruit citrus

Finish: Oak Spices Pepper Vanilla Sweet

Comment: A typical Talisker character is hidden in this whisky. A freshness of the seashore appears on the nose, accompanied by dried fruit, chilli catch, and spices. The palate is spicy at the beginning, but then becomes milder and fruity (with dried fruit dominating). Traces of smoke can also be perceived, but on the nose rather than on a tongue. The aftertaste is medium, spicy and nutty.
Together with a Skye, Talisker 10 could be a good entry point to the world of Talisker and other smoky whiskies
30. Apr 2020
Nosing:
Peat Smoke Maritime Notes Zitrus Spices
Taste:
Dried Fruit Salt Pepper Oak Peat Smoke
Finish:
Bonfire Smoke Maritime Notes