Aberlour 15 Years Select Cask Reserve

This single malt is matured in ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks for 14 years and the married in ex-sherry casks, where it is extra-matured for another year.

This single malt is matured in ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks for 14 years and the married in ex-sherry casks, where it is extra-matured for another year.

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8976
Aberlour
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
15 Years
43%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Sherry
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 7 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Honey:
Malt:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Vanilla:
Caramel:
Oak:
Zitrus:
Nuts:
Grapefruit:
Spices:
Herbs:
Chocolate:
Oil:
Raisin:
Herb:
Mint:
Orange:
Plum:
Coffee:
Floral:
Heather:
Leather:
Peach:
Peat Smoke:
Seaweed:
Tobacco:
Tropical Fruit:
Maritime Notes:
Alcohol:
Banana:
Berries:
Tasting
Sweet:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Spices:
Oak:
Malt:
Fruit:
Nuts:
Oil:
Honey:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Peat Smoke:
Herb:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Chili:
Dark Chocolate:
Heather:
Herbs:
Coffee:
Pepper:
Raisin:
Peach:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Berries:
Cinnamon:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Ginger:
Pear:
Plum:
Finish
Spices:
Sweet:
Malt:
Nuts:
Oak:
Oil:
Chili:
Fruit:
Sherry:
Chocolate:
Herb:
Vanilla:
Dark Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Fig:
Green Apple:
Leather:
Orange:
Peat Smoke:
Pepper:
Raisin:
Tobacco:
Zitrus:

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3.9 Rate
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Tasting Notes 7

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12. May 2015
Nosing:
Malt, honey, caramel, sweetness
Taste:
Spiciness, dark chocolate, well matured
Finish:
Long with a harmonizing balance
Nosing:
Opening with flowery, grassy notes, with an underlying citrus burst of pink grapefruit.
Taste:
A creamy balance of sweet sherry nuttiness, orange and toffee, with smoky undertones. Wonderfully rounded, thick and velvety.
Finish:
A buttery smooth finish, with superb length and balance.
Nosing:
Strong malty with honey and caramel
Taste:
Complex and rounded with hints of vanilla
Finish:
Intensive and dry with a slight sharpness
24. Apr 2016
Nosing:

Taste: Dried Fruit Vanilla Chocolate Malt Pepper

Finish:

Comment:
10. Feb 2018
Nosing:
Malt Sherry Honey Sweet Peach
Taste:
Peach Sweet Malt Herbs
Finish:
Sweet Nuts ML

Comment:
85/100
28. Feb 2017
Nosing: Nuts Floral Floral Floral

Taste: Sweet Sweet Vanilla Vanilla Vanilla

Finish: Green Apple Green Apple Green Apple Malt Malt Malt

Comment:
28. Feb 2017
MrGucky
10. Dec 2017
Nosing: Mint Oak

Taste: Oak Pepper Coffee

Finish: Oak Malt

Comment:
05. May 2020
JakobSolo
06. Nov 2018