Balvenie 21 Years Port Wood

Balvenie has been a family property of the Grants for five generations. The distillery is cultivating its own Barley and is using its own malting floors. The 21 year old Single Malt finishes its maturing in 30 years old Port Wine Casks.

Balvenie has been a family property of the Grants for five generations. The distillery is cultivating its own Barley and is using its own malting floors. The 21 year old Single Malt finishes its maturing in 30 years old Port Wine Casks.

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The Balvenie
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
21 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Bourbon Refill
Port, Port
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
Average tasting notes Tasting notes
Calculated from 52 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sherry:
Raisin:
Raisin:
Sweet:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Honey:
Honey:
Peat Smoke:
Sherry:
Oak:
Oak:
Nuts:
Nuts:
Zitrus:
Caramel:
Zitrus:
Caramel:
Vanilla:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Malt:
Berries:
Berries:
Alcohol:
Dark Chocolate:
Orange:
Herb:
Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Dried Fruit:
Chocolate:
Herb:
Dark Chocolate:
Alcohol:
Orange:
Oil:
Spices:
Fig:
Herbs:
Lemon:
Pepper:
Floral:
Green Apple:
Pepper:
Green Apple:
Floral:
Oil:
Herbs:
Lemon:
Fig:
Tasting
Sweet:
Sweet:
Nuts:
Honey:
Honey:
Malt:
Malt:
Oil:
Oil:
Fruit:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Sherry:
Caramel:
Caramel:
Vanilla:
Vanilla:
Nuts:
Oak:
Oak:
Spices:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Pepper:
Spices:
Pepper:
Zitrus:
Salt:
Dried Fruit:
Chocolate:
Herb:
Maritime Notes:
Raisin:
Dried Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Maritime Notes:
Herb:
Salt:
Chocolate:
Raisin:
Date:
Plum:
Seaweed:
Tobacco:
Alcohol:
Berries:
Herbs:
Apple:
Berries:
Blackberry:
Tobacco:
Herbs:
Alcohol:
Peat Smoke:
Seaweed:
Apple:
Plum:
Walnut:
Date:
Blackberry:
Walnut:
Finish
Nuts:
Nuts:
Oil:
Oil:
Sherry:
Sherry:
Malt:
Malt:
Oak:
Oak:
Sweet:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Spices:
Herb:
Peat Smoke:
Fruit:
Herb:
Spices:
Heather:
Apple:
Dark Chocolate:
Blackberry:
Fig:
Honey:
Alcohol:
Chocolate:
Cake:
Herbs:
Peat Smoke:
Coffee:
Fig:
Honey:
Alcohol:
Dark Chocolate:
Cake:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Heather:
Apple:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Blackberry:
Zitrus:

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11. Jun 2010
13. Feb 2011
15. Feb 2011
23. Nov 2021
23. Nov 2021
Nosing:
A perfume of fruity and ripe raisin notes, backed by a nutty dryness
Taste:
Refined with remarkable character, it is creamy and silky with fruit, honey and spice notes.
Finish:
Long, gentle, nutty.
23. Feb 2011
dcatinella
09. Mar 2016
Nosing:

Taste: Malt Walnut Chocolate Caramel Sherry

Finish:

Comment:
Fig Malt
30. Apr 2013
30. Sep 2013