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Cragganmore
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt
12 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Ex-Bourbon
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Nosing
Honey:
Fruit:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Sweet:
Peat Smoke:
Heather:
Caramel:
Herbs:
Oak:
Spices:
Floral:
Sherry:
Pinapple:
Orange:
Leather:
Tropical Fruit:
Lemon:
Nuts:
Apple:
Grape:
Hay:
Tobacco:
Oil:
Pear:
Cherry:
Peach:
Alcohol:
Mint:
Tasting
Malt:
Spices:
Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Oak:
Honey:
Oil:
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Banana:
Caramel:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Mint:
Berries:
Pinapple:
Lemon:
Dried Fruit:
Grass:
Apple:
Grape:
Heather:
Pepper:
Tobacco:
Green Apple:
Date:
Pear:
Peach:
Alcohol:
Tropical Fruit:
Finish
Malt:
Peat Smoke:
Spices:
Sweet:
Oak:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Fruit:
Sherry:
Heather:
Dark Chocolate:
Pinapple:
Lemon:
Floral:
Oil:
Honey:
Tropical Fruit:
Herbs:

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19. Apr. 2016
Nosing:
:honey: :fruit: :caramel: :vanilla:
Taste:
Full, mouthwatering, dry
Finish:
Medium
Comment:
Nosing:
A combination of sweet floral fragrances, riverside herbs and flowers with some honey and vanilla.
Taste:
A strong malty taste with hints of sweet wood smoke and sandalwood
Finish:
A long, malt-driven finish with light smoke and hints of sweetness
Comment:
07. Sep. 2016
Nosing:

Taste: :fruit: :berries: :date: :vanilla: :caramel: :malt:

Finish:

Comment: great nose, yummy taste
10. Oct. 2016
Coming from the Speyside of Scotland, this Single Malt can be characterized as rather mild, fruity and inoffensive. Cragganmore 12 is underestimated because it's not a very demanding and expressive whisky. Nevertheless, it has a decent complexity and is well-balanced. The nose is smooth, grainy and dominated by fruits with heather honey and toffee. It tastes crisp and fruity in the arrival, turning slightly dry and bitter in the development. Although the finish is rather short and not very substantial, this whisky has something to offer - if given the chance.
RATING: 3.3/5.0 ≙ 84 pts
vazquez
05. Jul. 2015
Nosing: :oak: :sweetness:

Taste: :malt: :oak: :spices: :smoke:

Finish:

Comment:
javis1213
07. Nov. 2016
Nosing: :malt: :tropical: :fruit: :vanilla: :sweetness: :honey: :Herbs: :Mint: :pineapple: :floral:

Taste: :malt: :honey: :sweetness: :pineapple: :fruit: :driedfruit: :Mint: :oak: :tropical:

Finish: :oak: :malt: :sherry: :Herbs: :fruit: :pineapple: :darkchocolate: :coffee:

Comment: Very complex and is a very aromatic speyside malt. The finishing is not long enough to savour, but is not too short. The balancing is a bit off to floral and tropical fruits, if it wasn't because of the maltiness I would have thought it was not a whisky but a brandy instead. Overall a very good speyside if you have enough time to appreciate the complexity of this malt. Just a bit off balanced for me.
27. Apr. 2015
Cdamiano
09. May. 2016

Comment:
light smoke and very complex. You can't beat it for the price.
mwrock
15. Jul. 2016
GreatDram
11. Sep. 2015