Auchentoshan American Oak

This whisky was matured exclusively in first-fill ex-bourbon casks made of American white oak. The whisky absorbs predominantly vanilla, caramel and coconut notes from the casks along with the oak spice.

This whisky was matured exclusively in first-fill ex-bourbon casks made of American white oak. The whisky absorbs predominantly vanilla, caramel and coconut notes from the casks along with the oak spice.

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10109
Auchentoshan
Scotland, Lowlands
Single Malt Whisky
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon First Fill
Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Fruit:
Peach:
Zitrus:
Coconut:
Oak:
Pear:
Honey:
Malt:
Herbs:
Spices:
Alcohol:
Grapefruit:
Peat Smoke:
Apple:
Floral:
Lime:
Sherry:
Barley:
Caramel:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Lemon:
Melon:
Nuts:
Tropical Fruit:
Wheat:
Almonds:
Anise:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Date:
Hazelnut:
Heather:
Kiwi:
Mint:
Orange:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Tasting
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Fruit:
Nuts:
Oak:
Oil:
Spices:
Zitrus:
Malt:
Peach:
Alcohol:
Coconut:
Peat Smoke:
Honey:
Lemon:
Orange:
Anise:
Apple:
Caramel:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Grapefruit:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Hay:
Kiwi:
Leather:
Lemon Peel:
Pepper:
Walnut:
Herbs:
Herb:
Finish
Oak:
Spices:
Fruit:
Sweet:
Nuts:
Oil:
Zitrus:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Grapefruit:
Peat Smoke:
Sherry:
Coconut:
Lemon:
Apple:
Peach:
Pear:
Pepper:
Tropical Fruit:
Alcohol:
Barley:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Heather:
Lime:
Medicinal Smoke:
Herbs:

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Tasting Notes 11

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14. Mar 2016
Nosing:

Taste: Leather Oak Green Apple Lemon

Finish:

Comment:
28. Sep 2016
Nosing: Fruit Pear Vanilla Oak
Fruity with pears, some vanilla oakiness. I don't get much of the coconut, but there is a flinty mineral character to it as well.

Taste: Sweet Vanilla Fruit Pepper
Fruity arrival, sweet, but not overly. Vanilla oakiness, develops into a peppery spiciness.

Finish: Oak Fruit Spices
Medium length with good intensity, lots of spicy oak and retains a good deal of fruitiness.

Comment:
I picked this up on offer at the supermarket, its definitely a good value proposition as the quality is definitely there. I'm not the biggest fan of the nose, and it lacks a bit of complexity, but there are definitely some things to like.
smokeybourbon
21. May 2019
Nosing: Sweet Vanilla Peach Coconut Zitrus

Taste: Spices Sweet Vanilla Fruit Zitrus Oak

Finish:

Comment:
Loadmasterdave
07. Dec 2016
11. Jan 2016

Comment:

Overall not very complex. Sweet, smooth, satisfying yet light warmth. Will try the three wood before I decide to re-buy.
09. Dec 2016
29. Jul 2017
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24. Jan 2014
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29. Jan 2015
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29. Jul 2014